Forty Acres, Delaware (Images of America Series)

Forty Acres, Delaware (Images of America Series)

by Kara A. Briggs Green

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738567136
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 12/28/2008
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 127
Sales rank: 1,199,364
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author


Author Kara A. Briggs Green selected images to illustrate this historic neighborhood from private photograph collections as well as images from the Delaware Historical Society, the Hagley Library, and the University of Delaware.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

1 From Farm to Streetcar Suburb 11

2 The Irish and Early Neighborhood Residents 17

3 Industry 23

4 Recreation 33

5 Religious Life and Education 57

6 People and Places in and around the Neighborhood 83

Bibliography 126

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