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Chicago"s railroads and Parmelee"s transfer company

a century of travel

by Robert D. Parmelee

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Published by Golden Hill Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Illinois -- Chicago

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRobert D. Parmelee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF25.C459 .P37 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3686192M
      ISBN 101889029017, 1889029033
      LC Control Number2003049371

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