Port and harbor facilities commission of the United States Shipping board. Letter to the chairman of the Committee on commerce transmitting a report concerning twenty-seven ports of the United States. by United States. Shipping Board. Port and Harbor Facilities Commission.

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  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Harbors -- United States,
  • Docks -- United States.

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Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE553 .U6 1919a
The Physical Object
Pagination99 p.
Number of Pages99
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6617896M
LC Control Number19012289
OCLC/WorldCa21641282

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