Gadsden
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Arcadia Publishing Inc., 1999.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Robert Paul Wilbanks., & Robert Paul Wilbanks|AUTHOR. (1999). Gadsden . Arcadia Publishing Inc..

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Robert Paul Wilbanks and Robert Paul Wilbanks|AUTHOR. 1999. Gadsden. Arcadia Publishing Inc.

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Robert Paul Wilbanks and Robert Paul Wilbanks|AUTHOR. Gadsden Arcadia Publishing Inc, 1999.

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Robert Paul Wilbanks, and Robert Paul Wilbanks|AUTHOR. Gadsden Arcadia Publishing Inc., 1999.

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Grouped Work ID251585af-c21f-67c3-4264-4f8f761d3746
Full titlegadsden stories of the great depression
Authorwilbanks robert paul
Grouping Categorybook
Last Update2021-12-20 15:19:30PM
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    [synopsis] => On July 4, 1845, the piercing sound of a steamboat's whistle along the banks of the Coosa River served as an exotic, technological proclamation for the beginning of a new era in Northeast Alabama. The landing of Captain James Lafferty's steamboat, the Coosa, marked the genesis of a new town and the realization of a shared vision of Gabriel Hughes, Joseph Hughes, and John S. Moragne. From that moment on, hundreds upon hundreds of pioneering men and women immigrated to Gadsden in the latter part of the nineteenth century pursuing the American dream of land and opportunity. Gadsden: City of Champions, with over 100 black-and-white illustrations, presents a comprehensive history of Gadsden's astonishing development and details the various stages of the city's evolution, from a neutral playing field between rival Cherokee and Creek tribes, to a wilderness stagecoach stop, to a humble village, to a major riverboat port, into a modern industrial city. Amid streetcars, opera houses, bustling mills, and unpaved streets, readers meet local figures, such as Colonel R.B. Kyle, Captain James M. Elliott Jr., Judge John H. Disque, Emma Sansom, and John W. Wisdom, and a host of colorful characters-riverboat pilots, theater managers, mill workers, Pulltight saloonkeepers, and bootleggers-against an epic backdrop of war, Reconstruction, depression, fire, and prosperity.
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