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Intake tower, Mississippi River, St. Louis, Mo.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Intake tower, Mississippi River, St. Louis, Mo.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mississippi River,
  • Missouri,
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIntake tower in Mississippi River at St. Louis, Missouri
    SeriesH.rp.702
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16113320M

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