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By Paul A. Handverger

ISBN-10: 1467131393

ISBN-13: 9781467131391

ISBN-10: 1531676111

ISBN-13: 9781531676117

Clarkdale is well-known as a �Place of historical past� within the nationwide sign in of ancient locations, owning either old and architectural value. Clarkdale�s tale all started eons in the past with the construction of its normal atmosphere. the 1st humans got here hundreds of thousands of years in the past to this lush land, via next cultures that made use of the plentiful water, wealthy soil, and average weather. within the early twentieth century, mining tycoon 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 positioned inside of a remarkable surroundings of mountains and river. This e-book offers that story.

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