The passenger department of Canadian steam railways
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Published by s.n. in [Montréal? .
Written in English


  • Railroads -- Canada -- Fares.,
  • Railroads -- Canada -- Passenger traffic.

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Edition Notes

Statementby G.T. Bell ... December 4th, 1906.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 71747
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (11 fr.)
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17486175M
ISBN 100665717474

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