Roxbury

Roxbury

by Anthony Mitchell Sammarco
     
 

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Roxbury, annexed to Boston in 1867, has seen tremendous change as a result of land development and a shifting population. Today Roxbury is a "streetcar suburb" of the city and a thriving nexus of cultures, religions, and races.

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Roxbury, annexed to Boston in 1867, has seen tremendous change as a result of land development and a shifting population. Today Roxbury is a "streetcar suburb" of the city and a thriving nexus of cultures, religions, and races.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781439634530
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
04/18/2007
Series:
Then and Now
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
96
File size:
40 MB
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Meet the Author

In his second book on Roxbury, noted historian Anthony Mitchell Sammarco shows the growth of this neighborhood from its early days as a farming town, to a bustling city, and later to a neighborhood known as Boston Highlands. Charlie Rosenberg, who took the contemporary photographs, has worked with Sammarco on several Then & Now books.

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