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Jemez Mountains railroads Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico by Vernon J Glover

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Published by USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region in [Albuquerque, N.M.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mountain railroads -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe National Forest,
  • Santa Fe National Forest (N.M.)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesSanta Fe National Forest, New Mexico
Statementby Vernon J. Glover
SeriesCultural resources management -- rept. no. 9
ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service. Southwestern Region
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 77 p. :
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13612446M

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