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American-Flag Shipping on the Great Lakes

American-Flag Shipping on the Great Lakes

hearings before the United States House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, Subcommittee on Maritime Affairs, Eighty-First Congress, second session, on Mar. 29-31, Apr. 4, 5, May 18, 23, 1950.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipping -- Great Lakes (North America)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationv, 281 p.
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22304732M

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American-flag shipping on the Great Lakes: Hearings before the Subcommittee on Maritime Affairs of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, eighty-first Congress, second session on bills to aid the development and maintenance of American-flag shipping on the Great Lakes, and for other purposes.

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