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history of the U.S. Customhouse at New Orleans

Wilson, Samuel

history of the U.S. Customhouse at New Orleans

by Wilson, Samuel

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Published by The Service in [New Orleans, La.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States Customhouse (New Orleans, La.) -- History.,
  • Customs administration -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Wilson, Jr. ; prepared for U.S. Custom Service, Region V under order no. CS-58101569.
    ContributionsU.S. Customs Service. Region V.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination88 p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17664735M

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