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History of the Lehigh Valley

Mathew Schropp Henry

History of the Lehigh Valley

containing a copious selection of the most interesting facts, [etc.]

by Mathew Schropp Henry

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Published by Baxler & Corwin in Easton, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lehigh Valley -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Issued in 5 numbers

    StatementBy M. S. Henry
    SeriesPennsylvania county and regional histories. Reel 72, no. 171
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 436 p.
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14595680M

    The Lehigh Valley Into The 20th Century. The Lehigh Valley's control by the Packer family was short-lived after Asa's death. The much more prosperous Philadelphia & Reading (Reading), the richest anthracite carrier alongside the Lackawanna, leased the Lehigh Valley during the early s in an attempt to dominate the anthracite market. PICTURES: Malls of the Lehigh Valley, then and now | PM PHOTO GALLERY: A look at the history of Lehigh Valley area malls, which were .

      History of Lehigh county, Pennsylvania and a genealogical and biographical record of its families by Charles Rhoads Roberts. Published by Lehigh valley publishing company, ltd. in Allentown, Pa. Written in English. History of Northampton County [pennsylvania] and the Grand Valley of the Lehigh Under Supervision and Revision of William J. Heller, Assisted by an Ad. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller

    - Explore jeffholobusky's board "Lehigh Valley History" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Lehigh valley, History and Allentown pennsylvania pins.   She first came to the Lehigh Valley in with her husband because of his job. They separated in LaLonde then lived with her Author: Frank Whelan.


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