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|Statement||prepared for Sutro & Co. at the moment of their seventieth year of activity, by Louis H. Cahen and Edward I. Fitzpatrick; illustrated by Katheryn Lyon.|
|Contributions||Fitzpatrick, Edward I., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||F869.S3 C13|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 53 p. incl. front. (mounted port.) mounted illus.|
|Number of Pages||53|
|LC Control Number||29021698|
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