Download e-book for iPad: Effingham County (Images of America) by Kate Keller Bourland,Bill Grimes

By Kate Keller Bourland,Bill Grimes

The historical past of Effingham County is heavily tied to the improvement of transportation via America's heartland. starting with the outdated nationwide highway, throughout the golden age of railroads, onward to present day interstate road method, the county has built along the nation's nice transportation recommendations. Given the county's place among Chicago to the north, St. Louis to the west, and Indianapolis to the east, you possibly can justify the "Heart of the us" and "Crossroads of the USA" designations. Effingham County, despite the fact that, is greater than railroad yards and street interchanges. This publication indicates the wealthy cloth of lifestyles woven during the background of town of Effingham and smaller cities, together with Teutopolis, Altamont, Beecher urban, Dieterich, Watson, Mason, Edgewood, Montrose, and Shumway.

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