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5 edition of The WPA guide to Illinois found in the catalog.

The WPA guide to Illinois

the Federal Writers" Project guide to 1930s Illinois

by United States. Works Progress Administration

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois
    • Subjects:
    • Illinois -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesW.P.A. guide to Illinois.
      Statementwritten and compiled by the Federal Writers" Project of the Works Progress Administration for the state of Illinois ; with a new introduction by Neil Harris and Michael Conzen.
      SeriesAmerican guide series.
      ContributionsUnited States. Works Progress Administration., Federal Writers" Project.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF539.3 .I395 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlviii, 687 p., [64] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages687
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3185600M
      ISBN 100394721950
      LC Control Number83042842

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