One hundred years of public works equipment

an illustrated history.

Publisher: Public Works Historical Society in Chicago, Ill

Written in English
Published: Pages: 96 Downloads: 592
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Subjects:

  • Public works -- Equipment and supplies -- History.,
  • Municipal services -- United States -- History.,
  • Streets -- United States -- Maintenance and repair -- History.

Edition Notes

ContributionsPublic Works Historical Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14677480M

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