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By Paul A. Handverger

Clarkdale is famous as a �Place of historical past� within the nationwide check in of ancient areas, owning either historic and architectural importance. Clarkdale�s tale started eons in the past with the construction of its common surroundings. the 1st humans got here hundreds of thousands of years in the past to this lush land, by means of next cultures that made use of the ample water, wealthy soil, and average weather. within the early twentieth century, mining multi-millionaire William Clark equipped the smelter corporation city of Clarkdale; the rural age used to be quickly changed by means of the commercial age. Clark turned one of many wealthiest males in the USA, with so much of his funds coming from the output of Clarkdale�s smelter. because the smelter closure in 1953, the previous employees� houses, smelter website, and corporate lands were recycled into today�s houses, a vacationer vacation spot, and a spot of museums, schooling, and the humanities, all situated inside a amazing surroundings of mountains and river. This ebook offers that story.

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