Proceedings of the president and directors of the Chesapeake and Ohio canal company in relation to the present condition of the work on the line of the canal; and the report of the chief engineer on the consequences of a suspension of the work. by Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company.

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Chief engineer"s report signed: Charles B. Fisk.

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StatementPrinted by order of the board. April, 1840.
ContributionsFisk, Charles B.
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LC ClassificationsTC625.C5 A13 1840
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6966574M
LC Control Number06007615
OCLC/WorldCa26778923

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