Towson, Maryland (Then & Now Series)

Towson, Maryland (Then & Now Series)

by Melissa Schehlein

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Overview

Before the birth of our nation, brothers William and Thomas Towson forged a hamlet north of Baltimore on the trade route to York, Pennsylvania, at its junction with a Native American trail known as Joppa Road. In 1854, Towsontown was established as the county seat by popular vote, and the cornerstone of the Baltimore County Courthouse was laid.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738587349
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 04/19/2011
Series: Then and Now Series
Pages: 96
Sales rank: 1,206,829
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Towson native and photographer Melissa Schehlein illustrates the allure that gives this regional core community its charm.

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