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History of the Detroit Computing Center

Shelley L. Davis

History of the Detroit Computing Center

twenty-five years of service, 1965-1990

by Shelley L. Davis

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Published by Dept. of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detroit Computing Center (United States. Internal Revenue Service) -- History,
  • United States. -- Internal Revenue Service -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTwenty-five years of service, 1965-1990
    Statementby Shelley L. Davis
    SeriesIRS historical studies, Publication -- 1523, Publication (United States. Internal Revenue Service) -- 1549
    ContributionsUnited States. Internal Revenue Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13614000M

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