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|Statement||NYCOM, New York State Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials.|
|Contributions||New York State Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials.|
|LC Classifications||KFN5710 .H36 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||38 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||38|
|LC Control Number||98206132|
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