Proposed Amendments to the Federal Water-Power Act
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Proposed Amendments to the Federal Water-Power Act hearings before the United States House Select Committee on Water Power, Sixty-Sixth Congress, third session, on Jan. 6, 1921

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Water-power -- United States,
  • United States -- Officials and employees

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Pagination136 p
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18100827M

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