Mermaids, Monasteries, Cherokees, and Custer: The Stories Behind Philadelphia Street Names

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Bonus Books, 1990 - History - 267 pages
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Tracing street name origins in Philadelphia is like following the trail of American history. It winds, it rolls, it leads you to unexpected places.

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This book is fun for the Philadelphia resident or visitor who wants to know more about Philadelphia streets and the history behind them. Who knew that Christian Street and Queen Street were both named ... Read full review

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