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By Craig Bara,Lyle Crist

ISBN-10: 0738562998

ISBN-13: 9780738562995

in accordance with neighborhood historical past, basic Robinson, a railroad respectable from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, named this Ohio city �Alliance� in 1850. recognized for a short while as �The Crossing,� Robinson believed that Alliance was once a greater identify because the nation�s significant railroads intersected right here. The identify caught, and in 1854, the groups of Williamsport, Freedom, and Liberty included because the city of Alliance. In 1889, the Village of Mount Union was once annexed and Alliance turned a urban. not just did the
railroads support shape our neighborhood, they proven Alliance as a urban of undefined. although the city has remained rather small, with nearly 23,000 voters in 1990, has performed an essential position within the improvement of Alliance. Many citizens
attribute the robust management of the town�s governing physique to its commercial progress. This pictorial compilation records the expansion of the railroad and the shops and factories situated alongside those railroad routes. Even at the present time, the availability
of trains and the intersection of key traces in Alliance is necessary to manufacturers.

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