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By Julie Rae Rickard

Curwensville, one of many oldest cities in Clearfield County, started as a lumber city. a few of the area's most interesting households made their fortunes through harvesting the tall pine timber that have been used as send masts. The Irvin and Patton households have been instrumental within the improvement of the city, as they introduced the railroad to the world and contributed to the colleges, banks, and a water approach. within the twentieth century, industries equivalent to brick making, stone quarries, and tanneries grew to become important to the group. Bringing to lifestyles an period while each payment used to be a cease at the railroad path, round Curwensville is an exhilarating choice of old pictures from Curwensville and surrounding cities, together with Clearfield, Grampian, and DuBois.

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