Clifton Park (Images of America) by John L. Scherer

By John L. Scherer

brilliant and entrancing, the pictures of Clifton Park contained inside this quantity span greater than a century of thoughts. citizens of the realm, either natives and beginners, will discover a powerful reference to the faces and areas awarded. infrequent images of Clifton Park, many by no means ahead of released, supply a glimpse of existence from 1875 to 1950. We event the area’s sluggish transition, from its agricultural roots throughout the period of the Erie Canal and the railroads to the early years of the auto. via photos of neighborhood industries, shaded dust roads, houses, and enjoyment parks, we learn the way early Clifton Park citizens labored and performed. The ebook additionally positive aspects perspectives of neighborhood taverns, basic shops, church buildings, and schools—all the rules of a altering, powerful, and growing to be community.

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