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By Lynda J. Russell

ISBN-10: 073857337X

ISBN-13: 9780738573373

ISBN-10: 1531648207

ISBN-13: 9781531648206

Bristol was once integrated in 1785 and speedy grew to become famous as a clock-manufacturing middle and residential of the E. Ingraham Company's "dollar watch." town grew with the various immigrant staff who arrived to paintings for neighborhood knitting turbines, spring businesses, and brass brands. through the Nineties, the powerful development of the city introduced an inflow of individuals with varied abilities who confirmed the Bristol Press, banks, neighborhood local outlets and markets, and repair industries. In 1920, Bristol Nurseries created new sorts of chrysanthemums that finally made Bristol often called the "Mum City." Redevelopment within the Sixties introduced the recent Bristol Plaza and adjustments on Farmington street. In 1979, ESPN begun its first broadcast in its new domestic on center road. With the finishing touch of the recent direction seventy two, Bristol will this day proceed to provide new possibilities for company and to grow.

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By Lynda J. Russell

ISBN-10: 073857337X

ISBN-13: 9780738573373

ISBN-10: 1531648207

ISBN-13: 9781531648206

Bristol was once integrated in 1785 and speedy grew to become famous as a clock-manufacturing middle and residential of the E. Ingraham Company's "dollar watch." town grew with the various immigrant staff who arrived to paintings for neighborhood knitting turbines, spring businesses, and brass brands. through the Nineties, the powerful development of the city introduced an inflow of individuals with varied abilities who confirmed the Bristol Press, banks, neighborhood local outlets and markets, and repair industries. In 1920, Bristol Nurseries created new sorts of chrysanthemums that finally made Bristol often called the "Mum City." Redevelopment within the Sixties introduced the recent Bristol Plaza and adjustments on Farmington street. In 1979, ESPN begun its first broadcast in its new domestic on center road. With the finishing touch of the recent direction seventy two, Bristol will this day proceed to provide new possibilities for company and to grow.

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