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The Making of the Modern World, Image: Devanant, Charles. An Essay on the East-India-Trade. By the author of The essay upon ways and means. London, 1696.

Chapters on Erie Table of Contens from The Making of America database of primary sourcesThe Making of America is a collection of primary sources Source: Adams, Charles F. The Chapters of Erie, and other essays, Boston, 1871.


Ocean Beach, from Images of America in Alexander Stree Press






The database Images of America: A History of American Life in Images and Text from Alexander Street Press contains Arcadia Publishing's award-winning line of local history books. Image source: Ocean Beach. Ocean Beach Historical Society, 2014.


Historical Wall Street Journal

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