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By Anita DeVivo

ISBN-10: 0738544728

ISBN-13: 9780738544724

based in 1798, New fort was once a small borough positioned on the confluence of the Shenango River and Neshannock Creek. Mahoningtown, a small borough positioned simply south of recent citadel, was once a thriving group based in 1836. the 2 cities boasted flourishing industries, and in 1896, a trolley line was once created to run among them. In 1898, Mahoningtown formally turned the 7th ward of latest fortress. by way of that point, New citadel used to be a third-class urban, and railroads and metal have been the area�s significant industries. finally many very important items have been synthetic the following, together with either Castleton and Shenango China, which have been utilized in the White apartment. New citadel turned identified first because the tinplate capital of the area and, later, because the fireworks capital of the realm. the beautiful postcards featured in New citadel and Mahoningtown record the fusion of those groups. one of the memorable perspectives are the various surroundings and amusements of Cascade Park and the parade for baseball supervisor Chuck Tanner, who led the Pittsburgh Pirates to their 5th international Series.

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