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Fire insurance plans in the National Map Collection

Robert J Hayward

Fire insurance plans in the National Map Collection

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Published by National Map Collection, Public Archives in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insurance, Fire -- Canada -- Maps and surveys -- Indexes.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPlans d"assurance-incendie de la Collection nationale de cartes et plans.
    Statementby Robert J. Hayward.
    ContributionsNational Map Collection.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6026.I7 H39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21624910M


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