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Historic buildings now standing in New York

Historic buildings now standing in New York

which were erected prior to eighteen hundred.

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Published by [s.n. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historic buildings -- New York (State) -- New York.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 40009)

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40009.
    ContributionsChase Manhattan Bank.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17565053M

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