By Donna M. DeBlasio,Martha I. Pallante

ISBN-10: 0738577332

ISBN-13: 9780738577333

ISBN-10: 1531651240

ISBN-13: 9781531651244

validated in 1811, Amherst has been actively engaged within the quarrying of top quality sandstone when you consider that sooner than the yankee Civil struggle. the goods of the town's quarries have graced constructions and different constructions within the usa and around the globe. The promise of labor on the quarries drew strength staff from the encompassing geographical region, in addition to from around the ocean, giving the community's inhabitants its assorted personality. This photographic heritage provides the original and engaging tale of Amherst, the self-described "Sandstone middle of the World."

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