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Fire fighting in the early days of Ottawa

Peter Craske

Fire fighting in the early days of Ottawa

by Peter Craske

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Published by Historical Society of Ottawa = Société historique d"Ottawa in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fire extinction,
  • Ottawa (Ont.). Fire Dept.,
  • Ottawa (Ont.).,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and written by Peter Craske
    SeriesBytown pamphlet series -- no. 38, Bytown pamphlet series -- no. 38.
    ContributionsMatheson, J. Bernard, Historical Society of Ottawa
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26572786M
    ISBN 100920960278

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