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The city of Washington, its origin and administration

The city of Washington, its origin and administration

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Published by Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Addison Porter.
SeriesJohns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science ;, 3rd ser., 11-12
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 83/6615 (F)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination66 p.
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2806341M
LC Control Number83238448

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Pages also numbered Original ed. issued as no. of The city of Washington, Virginia, and Washington, which forms the 3d series of Johns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science.

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