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by John F. Busovicki




Indiana County was little more than a collection of forests and sparse settlements when it was formed in 1803. At the center of the county lay the area that was to become the city of Indiana, a community built on land donated by George Clymer, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Over the next one hundred fifty years, the county embraced the growth of numerous settlements, farms, logging operations, small businesses, and a booming coal industry that fueled the railroads of western Pennsylvania. With scenes of rolling hills and railroads, mining towns and main streets, from Rossiter to Saltsburg, Indiana County celebrates the region's bicentennial through nearly two hundred vintage postcards from the first half of the twentieth century.
Download Indiana County (PA) (Postcard History Series) epub
ISBN: 0738511811
ISBN13: 978-0738511818
Category: History
Subcategory: Americas
Author: John F. Busovicki
Language: English
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (May 26, 2003)
Pages: 128 pages
ePUB size: 1224 kb
FB2 size: 1355 kb
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 174
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