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century of progress in Bristol.

century of progress in Bristol.

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Published by [City and County of Bristol] in [Bristol] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title : Local government 1835-1935. At head of cover : City and County of Bristol.

ContributionsBristol (England). City Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination74p., [10]p. of leaves :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14234339M

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John Latimer (), Annals of Bristol in the Nineteenth Century (Concluded) –, Bristol: W. George's Sons, OCLC , OL M; Charles Wells, ed. (). Historic Bristol. Bristol. (articles reprinted from The Bristol Times and Mirror) Robert Donald, ed. (). "Bristol". Municipal Year Book of the United Kingdom for CHICAGO Official View Book A Century of Progress Exposition Scrapbooking Collage Altered Art Paper Ephemera Supplies (L) punksrus. From shop punksrus. 5 out of 5 stars (5,) 5, reviews $ Favorite Add to Century of Progress Spoons (2) ShortsNewAgain. From shop ShortsNewAgain.

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Drawn from the Chicago Tribune’s vast archives, A Century of Progress is a collection of rare—and in many cases, previously unseen—photographs that document the Century of Progress International Exposition, the world’s fair held in Chicago from to Conceived during the Roaring Twenties and born during the Great Depression, this sprawling event celebrated the city’s Reviews: At high point, duringCentury of Progress exposition itself employed 6, people.

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