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The great San Francisco bicycle protest of 1896

Hank Chapot

The great San Francisco bicycle protest of 1896

by Hank Chapot

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Published by H. Chapot in Oakland, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bicycles -- California -- San Francisco -- History.,
  • Streets -- California -- San Francisco -- Maintenance and repair.,
  • Demonstrations -- California -- San Francisco.,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Photocopy.

    Statementby Hank Chapot.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], 32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22990610M

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