Railroad stations in Nebraska
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Railroad stations in Nebraska an era of use and reuse by James J. Reisdorff

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Published by South Platte Press in [S.l.] .
Written in English



  • Nebraska.


  • Railroad stations -- Nebraska.

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Edition Notes

Statementby James J. Reisdorff and Michael M. Bartels.
ContributionsBartels, Michael M.
LC ClassificationsTF302.N2 R44 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3509773M
ISBN 100960956808
LC Control Number82061823

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