Telegraph operators who served in the War of the Rebellion.
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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


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  • Telegraph,
  • War

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Edition Notes

Other titlesRelief of telegraph operators in Civil War
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16037208M

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