2 edition of Chicago postal history found in the catalog.
Chicago postal history
Harvey M. Karlen
|Statement||Harvey M. Karlen, editor.|
|Contributions||Cabeen, Richard McP.|
|LC Classifications||HE6376.C4 K3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 191 p.|
|Number of Pages||191|
|LC Control Number||79135669|
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This book covers the postal history of the American army, naval and marine forces that used the British mails during World War I. This study encompasses the use of both the British civil or military postal systems. The time period covered is rows Chicago Postal Markings and Postal History.
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