New PDF release: Coatesville (Images of America)

By Bruce Edward Mowday

ISBN-10: 0738511986

ISBN-13: 9780738511986

ISBN-10: 1531607950

ISBN-13: 9781531607951

Coatesville has regularly been a urban of visionaries, from its namesake, Moses Coates, a wealthy farmer and the area's first postmaster, to Rebecca Lukens, the "Woman of metal" and one of many first girl enterprise executives within the usa. because the Lukens metal corporation prospered alongside the banks of the scenic Brandywine River, so did Coatesville, Chester County's in simple terms urban. Their wealthy heritage is advised the following via approximately 2 hundred ancient photographs.

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