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brief history of an old railroad town

Frank F. Scobey

brief history of an old railroad town

an updated review of West Chicago

by Frank F. Scobey

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Published by City of West Chicago Historical Museum in West Chicago, Ill. (132 Main St., West Chicago 60185) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West Chicago (Ill.)
    • Subjects:
    • West Chicago (Ill.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frank F. Scobey and Gerald D. Musich.
      ContributionsScobey, Frank F., Musich, Gerald D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF549.W48 S37 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2567103M
      LC Control Number85108969

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