Along the Allegheny River:: The Northern Watershed

Along the Allegheny River:: The Northern Watershed

by Charles E. Williams
     
 
The Allegheny River, of western Pennsylvania and New York, flows through a region rich in natural resources and human history. While the river is 320 miles long, the northern watershed district originates in Potter County, Pennsylvania, and joins the Clarion River near Parker, Pennsylvania. Along the Allegheny River: The Northern

Watershed showcases over 200

Overview

The Allegheny River, of western Pennsylvania and New York, flows through a region rich in natural resources and human history. While the river is 320 miles long, the northern watershed district originates in Potter County, Pennsylvania, and joins the Clarion River near Parker, Pennsylvania. Along the Allegheny River: The Northern

Watershed showcases over 200 vintage postcards of the river, its landscape, and its people. These captivating images chronicle over 200 years of history, from the French and Indian War to the timber and oil booms of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781439616307
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
05/17/2006
Series:
Postcard History
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
128
File size:
53 MB
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Meet the Author

Charles E. Williams, who lives on the Allegheny’s northern watershed, is a professor of ecology at Clarion University. Compiled with postcards from his personal collection, this absorbing new history of the river’s northern watershed takes readers on an enlightening tour of one of the nation’s most scenic and historic rivers.

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