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The Washington and Ohio Railroad. A glance at the country through which it passes, between Washington, D. C., and the Ohio River, a distance of 325 miles. by Washington and Ohio Railroad Company.

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Published by Collins, Printer in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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  • Virginia -- Description and travel,
  • West Virginia -- Description and travel

Book details:

LC ClassificationsF231 .W32
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p.
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23358427M
LC Control Numbera 13001608

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