A brief history of Scranton, Pennsylvania
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A brief history of Scranton, Pennsylvania by Cheryl A. Kashuba

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Published by History Press in Charleston, SC .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Scranton (Pa.) -- History,
  • Scranton (Pa.) -- Social life and customs,
  • Scranton (Pa.) -- Economic conditions,
  • Scranton (Pa.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementCheryl A. Kashuba.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF159.S4 K36 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24062784M
ISBN 109781596298101
LC Control Number2009041651
OCLC/WorldCa454383044

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Local journalist Cheryl A. Kashuba chronicles the history of Scranton from the glory days of the Lackawanna Iron and Coal Company and the Dickson Works through the post-Industrial decline and an eventual revitalization of the city. With a deft hand, Kashuba captures the spirit of a proud community. Read A Brief History of Scranton, Pennsylvania by Cheryl A. Kashuba for free with a 30 day free trial. Read unlimited* books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. The intense heat of the steel mills and the clatter of coal-filled locomotives once filled the streets of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Synopsis The intense heat of the steel mills and the clatter of coal-filledlocomotives once filled the streets of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Hardworking immigrants, iron rails, and anthracite coal from beneath the surface of the lush Lackawanna River Valley poweredAmerica's Industrial Revolution, and until World War II, the city reigned as a cutting-edge boomtown.   The History Press, November Time travel is possible. Cheryl Kashuba’s book offers a gateway. See the Masonic Temple rise from its limestone foundation. Walk down a bustling, but unpaved, Lackawanna Avenue. Watch workers atop scaffolding build the Scranton Times building .

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