Cambria County Pioneers: A Collection of Brief Biographical and Other Sketches Relating to the Early History of Cambria County, Pennsylvania

By: James M. Swank

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Book Details: 146 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1910), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 146 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


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Biographical sketches of prominent men make up the larger part of the book while "the remainder of the volume is devoted to subjects of historical interest relating to pioneer days in Cambria County." Biographical information covers such things as birth,

Title: Cambria County Pioneers: A Collection of Brief Biographical and Other Sketches Relating to the Early History of Cambria County, Pennsylvania

Author: James M. Swank

Categories: Pennsylvania,

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1910)

ISBN Number: 0788408909

ISBN Number 13: 9780788408908

Binding: Softcover

Book Details: 146 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1910), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 146 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

Seller ID: S0890

Description: Biographical sketches of prominent men make up the larger part of the book while "the remainder of the volume is devoted to subjects of historical interest relating to pioneer days in Cambria County." Biographical information covers such things as birth, marriage and death; parents; spouse; occupation or profession; military service; and community activities. Historical sketches cover such items as Johnstown as an important shipping port; the iron industry, including the building of the Cambria Iron Works; the founding of the Johnstown Tribune; and a reflection on the infamous Johnstown flood of 1889.
146 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1910), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 146 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

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