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By Jim Campbell

ISBN-10: 0738557110

ISBN-13: 9780738557113

ISBN-10: 1531636608

ISBN-13: 9781531636609

whereas Selinsgrove is ordinary of the various cities positioned alongside the shorelines of the Susquehanna River, it has cultivated its personal identification because the domestic of Susquehanna collage, based in 1858 because the Missionary Institute and later turning into one of many nation’s first coeducational schools. sooner than the Pennsylvania Canal, a number of Selinsgrove generators have been important within the around the globe flour alternate, the place wheat used to be flooring into flour and floated on arks downriver to Baltimore. for many of the twentieth century, Rolling eco-friendly Park used to be a number one leisure allure, and for over 60 years the Selinsgrove Speedway’s dash motor vehicle races have prompted spectators to hail it as “the quickest half-mile airborne dirt and dust tune within the East.” What actually makes Selinsgrove and the encompassing quarter fashionable is the original contributors that experience marked its background. via greater than two hundred images, many formerly unpublished, round Selinsgrove depicts the areas and those who have made those groups into what they're today.

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