Pioneering in parks and parkways--Westchester County, New York, 1895-1945 by Marilyn E. Weigold

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Published by Public Works Historical Society in Chicago, Ill. (1313 E. 60th St., Chicago 60637) .

Written in English

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Places:

  • New York (State),
  • Westchester County

Subjects:

  • Parks -- New York (State) -- Westchester County -- History.,
  • Parkways -- New York (State) -- Westchester County -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementMarilyn E. Weigold.
SeriesEssays in public works history ;, essay no. 9
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB482.N7 W44
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3521656M
LC Control Number82105608

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