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Published by Benham Print. Co. in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English


  • Mechanics" Institute (San Francisco, Calif.) -- History.,
  • Mechanics" institutes -- California -- San Francisco -- History.,
  • Technical education -- California -- San Francisco -- History.

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Edition Notes

Other titles75 years of history of the Mechanics" Institute of San Francisco.
Statementcompiled by John H. Wood, secretary, Mechanics" Institute.
ContributionsWood, John Hugh, 1869-, Mechanics" Institute (San Francisco, Calif.)
LC ClassificationsHD6519.S41 S24
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22949219M
LC Control Number31019716

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