Augusta (Postcard History Series) by Roger A. Madore

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By Roger A. Madore

in-built 1754 at the jap financial institution of the Kennebec River, fortress Western turned one of many first everlasting settlements in what could ultimately turn into Augusta and, in 1827, the capital of Maine. via options in publishing via Gannett & Morse and Vickery & Hill, textiles by way of the Edwards production corporation, and lumber construction alongside the Kennebec, Augusta thrived and prospered. Water road flourished into the company and cultural heart of town, whereas eco-friendly and Winthrop Streets grew to become many of the area's most luxurious residential neighborhoods. A trolley procedure and the Maine critical Railroad station tied Augusta to surrounding groups and allowed viewers to come back from all over and spend many an evening on the famed Augusta House.

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