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Moving historic buildings

John Obed Curtis

Moving historic buildings

by John Obed Curtis

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Published by AASLH Press in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Moving of buildings, bridges, etc.,
  • Historic buildings -- United States -- Conservation and restoration.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Obed Curtis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH153 .C87 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 50 p. :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22729970M
    ISBN 100910050929
    OCLC/WorldCa18278771

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