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Back When: The Story of Historic New Market Maryland

By: Joseph F. Seng

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2005)

Seller ID: S3599

ISBN: 0078843599X

Condition: 242 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2005), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, 242 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Back When author, Joseph Seng, makes a strong case for the historic town of New Market, Maryland, being a particularly unusual, colorful, and interesting place. He sets the stage for this story by describing what the world of the 1790s was like when pioneers Nicholas Hall and William Plummer founded the town. Seng's fifty interviews with long-time residents, including two direct descendants of Nicholas Hall, greatly augmented his research. More than 100 photos, some taken in the late 1800s and early 1900s, show what life was like back then. Strategically located on "The National Pike,&#... View more info