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Some practical aspects of a correlated Great Lakes and inland waterways transportation system

Robert R. McCormick

Some practical aspects of a correlated Great Lakes and inland waterways transportation system

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by Robert R. McCormick

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Published by The Tribune Company in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Lakes (North America),
  • Saint Lawrence River.,
  • Mississippi River Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Inland navigation -- United States,
    • Shipping -- Great Lakes (North America),
    • Shipping -- Saint Lawrence River.,
    • Shipping -- Mississippi River Valley.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementof Col. Robert R. McCormick...at twelfth annual convention of the Mississippi Valley Association, St. Louis, Mo., November 24, 1930.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE627 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[12] p.
      Number of Pages12
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6757270M
      LC Control Number31010990
      OCLC/WorldCa3526509

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