Automatic Life Boat Launching Apparatus for the Better Protection of Lives of Passengers and Seamen
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1910 - Lifeboats - 80 pages
Hearings before the Committee on bill H.R. 21836, "A bill to amend section forty-four hundred and eighty-eight, Revised statutes, for the greater safety and protection of passengers on steam vessels of the United States."
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