Indiana railroad system by George Krambles

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Published by Central Electric Railfans" Association in [Chicago .

Written in English

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  • Indiana Railroad.

Edition Notes

Pages 71-72 are p. [3]-[4] of cover.

Book details

Statement[edited by George Krambles].
SeriesBulletin of the Central Electric Railfans" Association ; 91
ContributionsCentral Electric Railfans" Association.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF725.I6 K7 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4937015M
ISBN 100915348926
LC Control Number76364147
OCLC/WorldCa2346351

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