Ludlow (Images of America) by Karen E. Pilon PDF

By Karen E. Pilon

ISBN-10: 0738502243

ISBN-13: 9780738502243

ISBN-10: 1531601472

ISBN-13: 9781531601478

integrated on February 28, 1774, Ludlow, Massachusetts, was once initially part of Springfield. The beginning of the identify continues to be a secret, notwithstanding the main possible clarification is that it was once named after
Roger Ludlow, an early fashionable New England citizen who performed a good half in build up town and caring for its electorate. The Ludlow production corporation, shaped round 1900 by way of Charles T. Hubbard, contributed to shaping town via offering housing, a library, faculties, playgrounds, or even a clubhouse for the various group. Ludlow used to be domestic to many sawmills and gristmills, using the facility from different resources of water within sight, together with the Chicopee River, vast Brook, greater Brook, and Stony Brook. the city is so much famous, despite the fact that, for its manufacturing unit generators and creation of jute yarns, cord, and webbing. much less popular was once the glass-making company that used to be typical within the early 1800s. John Sikes synthetic glass bottles and
other glassware and the Ludlow production corporation glass works operated for just a little while earlier than remaining within the melancholy years following the struggle of 1812. this day, Ludlow continues to be a culturally diverse
community made from Portuguese, Polish, French, and Irish citizens, simply to identify a few.

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