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Discovering America"s fire museums

W. Fred Conway

Discovering America"s fire museums

by W. Fred Conway

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by FBH Publishers in New Albany, IN .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Fire extinction -- Museums -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • Fire extinction -- Museums -- Canada -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled and edited by W. Fred Conway.
      SeriesFire service history series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTH9114.U6 C66 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination188 p. :
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1447918M
      LC Control Number93090053

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