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By Jason D. Antos,Constantine E. Theodosiou,Burt Young

ISBN-10: 1467134562

ISBN-13: 9781467134569

ISBN-10: 1531678440

ISBN-13: 9781531678449

Nestled among outdated Newtown (today�s Elmhurst) and the village of Flushing within the borough of Queens lies Corona. Blessed with a fascinating panorama, the world attracted improvement as early as 1854, while the West Flushing Land corporation sought to create a suburban residential local in its midst. For Corona�s adored lifestyle, represented through Colonial-era farms, dust roads, and gaslight streetlamps, this marked a unique holiday from the prior. Developer Benjamin Hitchcock�s novel installment-plan procedure had helped position Corona at the map for strong by means of 1870, laying down a historic precedent for later groups like woodland Hills and Jackson Heights to take form. ahead of Mets baseball and the united states Open have been furniture at the neighborhood scene, New Yorkers flocked to the nationwide Race path, one of many first such complexes within the whole kingdom, for an exhilarating day on the races. in the meantime, in its Corona-based manufacturing facility, the Tiffany Glass corporation cast certain lamps and glassware that during time might turn into global famous.

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