New subways for New York

the dual system of rapid transit.
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Subways -- New York (State) -- New York., Railroads, Elevated -- New York (State) -- New York., Local transit -- New York (State) -- New

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Other titlesDual system of rapid transit.
StatementPublic Service Commission for First District, June, 1913.
ContributionsMcCall, Edward Everett, 1863-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF725.N5 A7 1913
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 83 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6561908M
LC Control Number13023716
OCLC/WorldCa5268491

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