Memoirs of John F. Stover

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Statement[Harry D. Woods, interviewer].
SeriesNew York Times oral history program, Woods highway truck library ;, no. 15.
ContributionsWoods, Harry D., 1912-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 49511 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination53 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3212813M
LC Control Number83120247

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