History of the Long Island Railroad Company, 1834-1898.
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Published by The Evening Post Job Printing House in New York .
Written in English


  • Long Island Railroad Company.

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StatementBy E.B. Hinsdale ... New York, March 23, 1898.
LC ClassificationsHE2791.L8482 H5
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL178117M
LC Control Numbera 20001362

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