This is San Francisco portrait of a city by San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.

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Published by The Chamber in San Francisco .

Written in English

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  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works.

Edition Notes

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StatementSan Francisco Chamber of Commerce.
GenrePictorial works.
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22955785M

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