Cotton Price Adjustment Act of 1939
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Cotton Price Adjustment Act of 1939 report (to accompany S. 1303). by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English



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  • United States.


  • Cotton trade -- United States,
  • Agricultural credit -- United States.

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SeriesReport / 76th Congress, 1st session, Senate ;, no. 164
LC ClassificationsHD9076 .A4 1939a
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6392890M
LC Control Number39026361

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