Canton, Massachusetts (Postcard History Series)

Canton, Massachusetts (Postcard History Series)

by George T. Comeau

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738572031
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 11/18/2009
Series: Postcard History Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,274,484
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author


George T. Comeau is a local historian and attorney with a keen enthusiasm for all things connected to Canton. A passion for the Canton Viaduct and Paul Revere's copper-rolling mill helped define his interests at a very early age. He is a member of the Canton Historical Commission and the Canton Historical Society and has spent much of his life working toward preserving the history of his hometown. Many of the images collected in Canton represent more than 100 years of private collections and create a unique journey through Canton's history.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 At the Foot of the Great Blue Hill 9

2 Invited First by Hammer's Sound 23

3 A Record of Progress 41

4 Pro Bono Publico 55

5 Just Passing Through 71

6 The Path Between Houses 89

Bibliography 126

About the Canton Historical Society 127

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Canton, Massachusetts (Postcard History Series) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book gives you great details of all the great things and qualities of canton. It shows the history and all the great things. And the best part is that there is peronal interveiws with a lot of te Canton Citizens Of The Year! I reccomend this to any history loving town geeks!!