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New PDF release: Around Curwensville (Images of America)

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By Julie Rae Rickard

ISBN-10: 0738555061

ISBN-13: 9780738555065

ISBN-10: 1531634931

ISBN-13: 9781531634933

Curwensville, one of many oldest cities in Clearfield County, all started as a lumber city. a few of the area's most interesting households made their fortunes through harvesting the tall pine bushes that have been used as send masts. The Irvin and Patton households have been instrumental within the improvement of town, as they introduced the railroad to the realm and contributed to the colleges, banks, and a water approach. within the twentieth century, industries similar to brick making, stone quarries, and tanneries grew to become very important to the neighborhood. Bringing to lifestyles an period whilst each cost was once a cease at the railroad direction, round Curwensville is a thrilling selection of historical photos from Curwensville and surrounding cities, together with Clearfield, Grampian, and DuBois.

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