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Oley Valley heritage : the federal years, 1776-1862 / by Richard L.T. Orth and Richard H. Shaner.

Orth, Richard L. T., author. (Author). Shaner, Richard H., author. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM GR110.P4 A372 v.49 (Text) 00000106171614 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780911122183
  • ISBN: 0911122184
  • Physical Description: vii, 131 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Ephrata, Pennsylvania : Pennsylvania German Society, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Oley Valley, breadbasket of colonial Philadelphia -- Jefferson's 1803 Republic and the farming gentry -- Conestoga wagon commerce -- Ore mines, iron furnaces, and flour mills -- Domestic material culture of the Oley Valley -- Water-powered sawmills, gristmills, and bridges -- Antebellum aristocracy and architecture -- Nineteenth century Oley Valley through rare Fegley and Moyer photographs -- Religious diversification and church settlements.
Subject: Oley Valley (Pa.) > History.
Material culture > Pennsylvania > Oley Valley.
Vernacular architecture > Pennsylvania > Oley Valley.

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