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New Hampshire's Connecticut Lakes Region (Images of America) by Donna Jordan PDF

By Donna Jordan

ISBN-10: 0738511935

ISBN-13: 9780738511931

ISBN-10: 153160790X

ISBN-13: 9781531607906

The Connecticut Lakes sector is the final nice frontier of the North state. Forming the intense northern tip of the country, it bargains the single port of access from Canada into New Hampshire. It comprises Pittsburg, the main extensive township within the country-three hundred thousand acres in all-and the gorgeous and wild Connecticut Lakes. Its attention-grabbing heritage glistens within the two-hundred-plus photos of latest Hampshire's Connecticut Lakes zone. Pictured are wealthy logging lands, a mecca for sportsmen for greater than 100 years, and waterfront camps, cabins, and resorts. From 1832 to 1836, Pittsburg was once referred to as the Indian circulation Republic, protecting independence from either the us and Canada.

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