Conrad Weiser Area, The (Images of America) by Carl Ganster,Carl Reidler,Lynn Otto PDF

By Carl Ganster,Carl Reidler,Lynn Otto

In 1729, John Conrad Weiser, the main well-known citizen of the world, joined his fellow Germans and outfitted his domicile simply east of present-day Womelsdorf. The cost grew within the 1800s with a turnpike, a canal, a railroad, and extra highways. Villages have been begun, and 3 grew to become boroughs. Womelsdorf is the oldest borough within the western a part of Berks County, whereas Robesonia and Wernersville have been railroad cities specified by the 1850s. a few stay villages to at the present time. Stouchsburg grew up round the turnpike and the canal. captivating Forge was once the 1st within the quarter, and the village nonetheless appears like it did 2 hundred years in the past. the rest components of the realm are rural, and a few of the easiest becoming soil is located within the Conrad Weiser quarter. In 1954, seven municipalities joined to shape the Conrad Weiser quarter institution District. This ebook covers pictures from 1900 till the Nineteen Sixties and comprises all municipalities.

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In 1729, John Conrad Weiser, the main well-known citizen of the world, joined his fellow Germans and equipped his abode simply east of present-day Womelsdorf. The payment grew within the 1800s with a turnpike, a canal, a railroad, and extra highways. Villages have been all started, and 3 grew to become boroughs. Womelsdorf is the oldest borough within the western a part of Berks County, whereas Robesonia and Wernersville have been railroad cities specified by the 1850s.

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