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By Jim Campbell

ISBN-10: 0738557110

ISBN-13: 9780738557113

ISBN-10: 1531636608

ISBN-13: 9781531636609

whereas Selinsgrove is commonplace of the various cities situated alongside the shorelines of the Susquehanna River, it has cultivated its personal id because the domestic of Susquehanna collage, based in 1858 because the Missionary Institute and later changing into one of many nation’s first coeducational schools. sooner than the Pennsylvania Canal, numerous Selinsgrove generators have been important within the world wide flour alternate, the place wheat was once floor into flour and floated on arks downriver to Baltimore. for many of the twentieth century, Rolling eco-friendly Park used to be a number one leisure charm, and for over 60 years the Selinsgrove Speedway’s dash vehicle races have prompted spectators to hail it as “the quickest half-mile airborne dirt and dust song within the East.” What really makes Selinsgrove and the encompassing zone trendy is the original participants that experience marked its historical past. via greater than two hundred pictures, many formerly unpublished, round Selinsgrove depicts the areas and those that have made those groups into what they're today.

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By Jim Campbell

ISBN-10: 0738557110

ISBN-13: 9780738557113

ISBN-10: 1531636608

ISBN-13: 9781531636609

whereas Selinsgrove is commonplace of the various cities situated alongside the shorelines of the Susquehanna River, it has cultivated its personal id because the domestic of Susquehanna collage, based in 1858 because the Missionary Institute and later changing into one of many nation’s first coeducational schools. sooner than the Pennsylvania Canal, numerous Selinsgrove generators have been important within the world wide flour alternate, the place wheat was once floor into flour and floated on arks downriver to Baltimore. for many of the twentieth century, Rolling eco-friendly Park used to be a number one leisure charm, and for over 60 years the Selinsgrove Speedway’s dash vehicle races have prompted spectators to hail it as “the quickest half-mile airborne dirt and dust song within the East.” What really makes Selinsgrove and the encompassing zone trendy is the original participants that experience marked its historical past. via greater than two hundred pictures, many formerly unpublished, round Selinsgrove depicts the areas and those that have made those groups into what they're today.

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