Urban Capitalists: Entrepreneurs and City Growth in Pennsylvania's Lackawanna and Lehigh Regions, 1800-1920

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University of Scranton Press, 2001 - Business & Economics - 221 pages
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Burton W. Folsom, Jr. provides analysis of the role of entrepreneurs in the urban development of Pennsylvania's Lackawanna and Lehigh regions from 1800 to 1920.

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Introduction
3
The First Towns in Northeast Pennsylvania 18001850
13
B Initial Route of the Delaware and Hudson Canal
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Burton W. Folsom, Jr. (born 1947) is an American historian and author. He received his doctorate in history from the University of Pittsburgh in 1976 (and as of 2008) is a professor of American history at Hillsdale College.

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