R. Chad Stewart's A Brief History of Easley PDF

By R. Chad Stewart

Easley has a unprecedented mixture of a old fashioned major road and a thriving commercial presence. the town was once a sequence of small farms and open land until eventually citizens confident officers to make the realm a cease alongside the Atlanta and Richmond Air-Line Railroad after the Civil conflict. entry to the railroad and the recognition of cotton spurred an period of quick progress and growth, culminating within the dominance of the cloth all through lots of the 20th century. whereas cotton drove textiles within the region, advances in agriculture and production introduced dozens of businesses, putting Easley on the heart of the state’s largest commercial quarter. writer Chad Stewart info the historical past of a urban that moved from sleepy teach cease to shiny South Carolina city.

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By R. Chad Stewart

Easley has a unprecedented mixture of a old fashioned major road and a thriving commercial presence. the town was once a sequence of small farms and open land until eventually citizens confident officers to make the realm a cease alongside the Atlanta and Richmond Air-Line Railroad after the Civil conflict. entry to the railroad and the recognition of cotton spurred an period of quick progress and growth, culminating within the dominance of the cloth all through lots of the 20th century. whereas cotton drove textiles within the region, advances in agriculture and production introduced dozens of businesses, putting Easley on the heart of the state’s largest commercial quarter. writer Chad Stewart info the historical past of a urban that moved from sleepy teach cease to shiny South Carolina city.

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