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Brownie the boomer

Charles P. Brown

Brownie the boomer

the life of Charles P. Brown, an American railroader

by Charles P. Brown

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in DeKalb, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Brown, Charles P., b. 1879,
    • Railroads -- United States -- Employees -- Biography,
    • Seasonal labor -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by H. Roger Grant.
      ContributionsGrant, H. Roger, 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2754.B8 A3 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 259 p. :
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1868393M
      ISBN 100875801463
      LC Control Number90026731
      OCLC/WorldCa22909328

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