Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources,inc., 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American Civilization ; LAC 10681)
|Statement||Graphically illustrated with numerous typical photographic reproductions and original drawings.|
|Series||Library of American civilization -- LAC 10681.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||649|
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