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By St. Clair Community and Historical Society

ISBN-10: 0738565792

ISBN-13: 9780738565798

ISBN-10: 1531643116

ISBN-13: 9781531643119

St. Clair lies in a slim valley wealthy with anthracite assets. town used to be born round 1831, in the course of the nice demanding coal increase in northeast Pennsylvania. through the years town improved to surrounding parts or patches referred to as Arnouts Addition, Wadesville, darkish Water, New fort, Mount Laffee, Crow hole, Ravensdale, Lorraine, Diener's Hill, East Mines, and Mill Creek. humans got here from those parts to paintings within the mines, railroads, and helping industries. because the call for for coal elevated, the city grew to a excessive element of 7,000 citizens. The decline of the coal additionally introduced the decline of the railroads, and the inhabitants of St. Clair fell. the images in round St. Clair express the fortitude of its humans; the outstanding citizens who've won nationwide approval for their achievements within the hard work circulation, clinical box, activities; and the varied cultures that make up the town.

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