Preservation of Niagara Falls.

Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a letter from the secretary of war, submitting additional information concerning the operation of the United States Lake survey from June 29, 1906, to June 29, 1911. by United States. War Dept.

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Edition Notes

Series62d Cong., 2d sess. House. Doc. 246
ContributionsRiché, Charles Swift., Millet, Francis Davis, 1846-1912., U.S. Lake Survey., United States. War Dept. Niagara Falls committee.
LC ClassificationsF127.N8 U632
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6551398M
LC Control Number12035068

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