4 edition of Notable men of Chicago and their city. found in the catalog.
The portraits and plates occupy p. 7-406.
|Contributions||Chicago daily journal, pub.|
|LC Classifications||F548.5 .N89|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||414|
|LC Control Number||14020397|
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