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Peace Dale, Ri

Peace Dale, Ri

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Sprawling mansions and granite buildings from the past are

still at the center of Peace Dale village life, but the town's

history is more than just a tale of a privileged few. The legacy

of the Irish and Italian immigrants who came to work in the

mills and stayed to build a way of life is as important in the

community today as the legacy left by the wealthy Hazard and

Rodman families. Discover these early residents of Peace Dale

in a remarkable collection of images, complemented by the text

of author and local historian Betty J. Cotter. From Peace Dale's

famous arched bridges to the mom-and-pop stores that ring Peace

Dale Flats, this unprecedented collection explores the memories

of yesteryear. The photographs date from the mid-nineteenth

century to the 1960s and were gathered from the collections of

the Pettaquamscutt Historical Society, the Peace Dale Library,

and local residents.

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Paperback Editions

October 1999 : UK Paperback
Title: Peace Dale (Images of America)
Author(s): Betty J Cotter
ISBN: 0-7524-1296-5 / 978-0-7524-1296-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arcadia Pub
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October 1998 : USA Paperback
Title: Peace Dale
Author(s): Betty J Cotter
ISBN: 0-7385-9023-1 / 978-0-7385-9023-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Arcadia Pub
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