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Bridge over the Mississippi River at Saint Louis, Mo.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce

Bridge over the Mississippi River at Saint Louis, Mo.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges,
  • Mississippi River,
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAuthorizing construction of bridge across Mississippi River at Saint Louis, Missouri
    SeriesH.rp.3307
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15998316M


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Bridge over the Mississippi River at Saint Louis, Mo. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The bridge at St. Louis 1 print: chromolithograph ; 27 9/16 x 38 3/8 in. | View of completed St. Louis Bridge, with steamboats in Mississippi River, surrounded by.

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Louis, Missouri, and Southwestern Illinois as the "Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge.". The Mississippi River bridge that never was Saturday, Ma Cape Girardeau was poised for greatness on Mawhen the Missouri legislature authorized the construction of a Author: James Baughn.

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