You may never have heard of Brownsville, but you will be drawn in by stories so entertaining, poignant, humorous, and universal that you will soon feel as if you have lived there all of your life and have known these people for years. This is volume one in the series.
An apprentice well shooter as well as an employee of the nitroglycerin factory, Jeff Pierson shares the history and practice of well shooting in this unique work. Including color and B&W photos, this easy-to-read booklet packs a lot of fascinating information.
18th century tax lists for the present day counties of Blair, Clearfield, Cambria, Centre, Huntingdon, Fulton, Somerset, Fayette, Westmoreland, Erie, Butler, Mercer, Crawford, Lawrence, Beaver, Armstrong, Venango, Warren, Allegheny, Washington and Greene.