Allentown (Postcard History Series) by Kevin S. Gildner

By Kevin S. Gildner

Allentown is many stuff to many various humans. it's a historic urban, a urban of church buildings, a urban of immigrants, and a spot that values exertions, schooling, and sport. it is a urban with wealthy and specific tales to inform. Allentown captures historic tales reminiscent of the hiding of the freedom Bell, early railroad and canal transportation, and the educational of worldwide struggle I ambulance drivers. different tales comprise how politics prompted the development of a world-class park approach. This infrequent selection of postcards depicts how the folk of Allentown formed the town into their thought of the yankee dream.

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