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Farewell, old Mount Washington

Edward H. Blackstone

Farewell, old Mount Washington

the story of the steamboat era on Lake Winnipesaukee

by Edward H. Blackstone

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Published by Steamship Historical Society of America in Staten Island, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Winnipesaukee, Lake.,
  • New Hampshire
    • Subjects:
    • Mount Washington II (Ship),
    • Steamboats -- New Hampshire -- Winnipesaukee, Lake,
    • Winnipesaukee, Lake

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward H. Blackstone.
      ContributionsSteamship Historical Society of America.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF42.W7 B47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 135 p.
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4544555M
      LC Control Number77012098

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