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The history of Pittsburgh

Craig, Neville B.

The history of Pittsburgh

with a brief notice of its facilities of communication, and other advantages for commercial and manufacturing purposes ; with two maps.

by Craig, Neville B.

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Published by J.H. Mellor in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 15229.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination312 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13556922M
    OCLC/WorldCa11386627

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