Pacific Railroad and Telegraph ... Report ... by Kidwell Mr

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  • Pacific railroads,
  • Early projects,
  • Railroads,
  • Telegraph

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Series34th Cong., 1st sess. House. Rept -- 274
ContributionsDenver, James William, 1817-1892, Wood, John M., 1813-1864
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p. incl. tables.
Number of Pages84
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Open LibraryOL26424196M

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REPORT. The Select Committee to which was referred the bill to provide for the establishment of railroad and telegraphic communication between the Atlantic States and the Pacific ocean, and for other purposes, beg leave to make the following report.

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