Special taxing districts for public libraries
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Special taxing districts for public libraries an evaluation by Oregon State Library.

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Published in [Salem] .
Written in English


  • Libraries -- Oregon.,
  • Library districts -- Oregon.

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Statementby Thomas S. Loeber, research specialist.
ContributionsLoeber, Thomas S., 1922-
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16536885M
LC Control Number65063203

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