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Foxborough: Gem of Norfolk County Jack Authelet

Foxborough: Gem of Norfolk County

Jack Authelet

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ISBN : 9780738523606
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160 pages
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Incorporated amidst the turmoil of the American Revolution, Foxborough has a long tradition of patriotic commitment to the nation and has continued from generation to generation to serve admirably when the country has called. However, it is not onlyMoreIncorporated amidst the turmoil of the American Revolution, Foxborough has a long tradition of patriotic commitment to the nation and has continued from generation to generation to serve admirably when the country has called. However, it is not only the wartime record that measures a community, but it is a towns innovations and responses to times of prosperity and catastrophe that truly shape its character and reputation. Foxboroughs varied history, from Minute Men to the famed female straw hat braiders, certainly distinguishes it as an uncommon town in the American experience. Foxborough: Gem of Norfolk County chronicles the remarkable story of a small villages growth and development from its first settlement in the 1600s to the present, highlighting significant events and personalities that formed the towns identity. Through this unique comprehensive narrative, readers will be transported across four centuries of a changing landscape and will explore their hometowns schools, residences, businesses, and factories of yesteryear.