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Hazard, Perry County (Images of America) by Martha Hall Quigley PDF

By Martha Hall Quigley

threat and Perry County have loved a protracted and colourful historical past on the grounds that founder Elijah Combs first settled within the region in 1795. The years have introduced a large number of alterations, explored during this enticing visible heritage.
Contained inside of those pages are classic pictures depicting the historical past of an American small city that has consistently fancied itself a urban. photographs have been culled from the gathering on the Bobby Davis Museum, consisting of chosen pictures from John Kinner, Hal Cooner, L.O. Davis, and others. This paintings strains the area�s improvement from an remoted mountain village to a middle of jap Kentucky trade and tradition. Recorded in those photographs are the devastating floods that frequently threatened the group, in addition to the construction of the railroad that introduced in every thing from autos and phones to Sears and Roebuck prefabricated houses. Aerial photographs from the Forties and Fifties also are integrated, and accompanying captions record the names and areas established to oldtimers and interesting to rookies in possibility, Perry County.

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