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Vernon and Historic Rockville (Images of America: Connecticut)

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Vernon and Historic Rockville chronicles the transformation of a small Connecticut community in the mid-nineteenth century to a bustling manufacturing town until after World War II. Incorporated in 1808, Vernon was born on the eve of the Industrial Revolution in America. WIth industrialization came urbanization, immigration and in Rockville's case, mechanized experimentati ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published June 6th 1998 by Arcadia Publishing
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Jacob Blanck
Aug 01, 2016 Jacob Blanck rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Vernon Residents
Recommended to Jacob by: My brother, Ryan
If you are a resident of this area, then you better read this book.

It has some awesome images with a lot of it's own history in there. It brings a lot of imaging "cascades and courage" and "heritage" to this book with an amazing history of Vernon-Rockville including old & preserved buildings and such what happened there.

There's other images and history there like the education, the people, the community and more!!

What I'm thinking is that this author who has been a historian did a nice job
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