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6 edition of Portland bridge book found in the catalog.

Portland bridge book

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Published by Oregon Historical Society Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges -- Oregon -- Portland,
  • Architecture -- Oregon -- Portland -- History,
  • Portland (Or.) -- Buildings, structures, etc,
  • Willamette River (Or.) -- Bridges -- History,
  • Columbia River -- Bridges -- History,
  • Portland (Or.) -- Public works -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-132) and index.

    Statementtext by Sharon Wood Wortman; drawings by Jay Dee Alley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG25.P8 W66 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 140 p. :
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18378428M
    ISBN 100875952119
    LC Control Number2001033846
    OCLC/WorldCa46992103


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