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From River City to Highway Metropolis

Book - 2003
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For over 200 years, Cincinnati citizens created a vibrant, if at times volatile, urban culture that frequently harkens back to its remarkable past in an effort to shape its future.

Once known as a great commercial port and pork-packing center, Cincinnati developed a diverse industrial economy in a bid to remain the West's Queen City. It is a community familiar with change as new transportation systems evolved, commercial activity shifted, and poor race relations periodically erupted in unrest.

Publisher: Charleston, S.C. : Arcadia, c2003
ISBN: 9780738524405
Branch Call Number: 977.178 S895, 2003
Characteristics: 160 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Arcadia Publishing


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