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3 edition of A textbook on electric street-car running found in the catalog.

A textbook on electric street-car running

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Published by International Textbook in Scranton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electric railroads,
  • Street-railroads

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesElectric street-car running
    StatementInternational Correspondence Schools, Scranton, Pa.
    ContributionsInternational Correspondence Schools.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF705 .T49 1901
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23347226M

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