Historical Sketch of Hopewell, Centennial speech (July 4, 1876)

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Historical Sketch of the Village of Hopewell from its Settlement to Present Days (1876)
Centennial speech, presented in Hopewell Borough, July 4, 1876
Committee: Ralph Ege, James Ewing, William A. Weart, R.M. Rankin, G.M. Fetter, J.N. Golden, R. Slack, Mrs. Sarah Weart and Miss E.H. Boggs
Topics: Settlement, Landowners 1776 (first farms and houses), Revolution, Post-Revolution
Quoted in “Hopewell’s Past” by Betty Gantz, 1987