Bridge across Grand Calumet River at East Chicago, Ind. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Subjects:

  • Bridges,
  • East Chicago (Ind.),
  • Grand Calumet River (Ind. and Ill.)

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Other titlesBridge across Grand Calumet River at East Chicago, Indiana
SeriesH.rp.1981
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16154426M

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