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By Jim Campbell

ISBN-10: 0738557110

ISBN-13: 9780738557113

ISBN-10: 1531636608

ISBN-13: 9781531636609

whereas Selinsgrove is general of the various cities positioned alongside the shorelines of the Susquehanna River, it has cultivated its personal id because the domestic of Susquehanna college, based in 1858 because the Missionary Institute and later turning into one of many nation’s first coeducational schools. ahead of the Pennsylvania Canal, a number of Selinsgrove turbines have been important within the world wide flour exchange, the place wheat used to be floor 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 charm, and for over 60 years the Selinsgrove Speedway’s dash vehicle races have brought on spectators to hail it as “the quickest half-mile dust song within the East.” What really makes Selinsgrove and the encircling sector fashionable is the original members that experience marked its background. via greater than 2 hundred pictures, many formerly unpublished, round Selinsgrove depicts the areas and those that have made those groups into what they're today.

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