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New York-New England hurricane and floods, 1938

American National Red Cross.

New York-New England hurricane and floods, 1938

official report of relief operations.

by American National Red Cross.

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Published by The American national Red cross in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England.,
  • New York (State),
  • Long Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Hurricanes -- New England,
    • Hurricanes -- New York (State) -- Long Island,
    • Disaster relief -- New England,
    • Disaster relief -- New York (State) -- Long Island

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 106.

      Series[Red cross. U.S. American national Red cross. ARC circular 990, October 1939]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV575 .A3 no. 990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, [3], 106 p.
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6407309M
      LC Control Number40026534
      OCLC/WorldCa2546299


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