By Sharon Orcutt Peters
Abington provides an illustrated portrait of what it used to be prefer to stay and paintings within the city throughout the 19th and 20th centuries. It provides bright photographs of the townsfolk, the shoe factories, and the previous roads via Abington. The e-book contains pictures of John L. Sullivan, heavyweight boxing champion, and of the Buffum motor vehicle, equipped on Centre road. With pictures from the Abington historic fee, the Dyer Memorial Library, the old Society of outdated Abington, and private collections, Abington is bound to awaken stories of a bygone era.
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