Appraisal of pneumatic mail tube systems in New York and Boston.
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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


  • Postal service,
  • Boston (Mass.),
  • New York (N.Y.)

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Other titlesAppraisal of pneumatic mail tube systems in New York and Boston
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
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Open LibraryOL16177459M

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