New PDF release: Shrewsbury (Images of America)

By Michael Perna Jr.

ISBN-10: 0738505072

ISBN-13: 9780738505077

ISBN-10: 1531603238

ISBN-13: 9781531603236

notice the historical past of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. included in 1727, this as soon as small farming city has remodeled itself right into a winning company and home neighborhood. Meet the "Father of the Stages," nicknamed for his stagecoach line, and the numerous different artistic electorate of Shrewsbury. adventure the joys of the White urban enjoyment Park. From the times of Maj. Gen. Artemas Ward, the 1st commander in leader of the progressive military, to the social days round Lake Quinsigamond, Shrewsbury takes you thru those dramatic alterations. utilizing intriguing classic images and postcards, Shrewsbury offers the 1st complete photographic account of ways town as soon as seemed. Readers will know about stability Rock, the outdated city corridor, and one-room schoolhouses. they'll see stately mansions, the numerous sights Lake Quinsigamond as soon as had, and elements of the city that exist merely in reminiscence, corresponding to South Shrewsbury and the reduce Village. Shrewsbury will let all of the town's voters, previous and current, to determine and revel in its historical past firsthand.

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