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Political history of Chicago (covering the period from 1837 to 1887)

M. L. Ahern

Political history of Chicago (covering the period from 1837 to 1887)

Local politics from the city"s birth, Chicago"s mayors, aldermen and other officials, county and federal officers, the fire and police departments, the Haymarket horrormiscellaneous.

by M. L. Ahern

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Published by Donohue & Henneberry in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chicago (Ill.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 10358.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[3]-397 p.
    Number of Pages397
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13599218M
    OCLC/WorldCa10885580

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