A Brief History of Scranton, Pennsylvania by Cheryl A. Kashuba

By Cheryl A. Kashuba

the serious warmth of the metal generators and the clatter of coal-filled
locomotives as soon as crammed the streets of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Hardworking immigrants, iron rails, and anthracite coal from underneath the skin of the plush Lackawanna River Valley powered
America’s business Revolution, and until eventually global battle II, the town reigned as a state of the art boomtown. neighborhood journalist Cheryl A. Kashuba chronicles the heritage of Scranton from the honour days of the Lackawanna Iron and Coal corporation and the Dickson Works during the post-Industrial decline and an eventual revitalization of the town. With a deft hand, Kashuba captures the spirit of a proud neighborhood and creates a desirable portrait of the electrical City.

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