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By Donna M. DeBlasio,Martha I. Pallante

ISBN-10: 0738577332

ISBN-13: 9780738577333

ISBN-10: 1531651240

ISBN-13: 9781531651244

tested in 1811, Amherst has been actively engaged within the quarrying of top of the range sandstone due to the fact that ahead of the yank Civil warfare. the goods of the town's quarries have graced constructions and different buildings within the usa and around the globe. The promise of labor on the quarries drew strength staff from the encircling nation-state, in addition to from around the ocean, giving the community's inhabitants its different personality. This photographic historical past offers the original and interesting tale of Amherst, the self-described "Sandstone heart of the World."

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