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Conventions: an American institution.

International Association of Convention Bureaus.

Conventions: an American institution.

by International Association of Convention Bureaus.

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Published in [Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses and conventions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by J. S. Turner.
    ContributionsTurner, Joseph Spoor, 1901- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS6 .I55 1958
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 138 p.
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5811003M
    LC Control Number60045718
    OCLC/WorldCa1803872

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