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By Joseph A. Lordi,Dolores I. Rowe

round Oxford gains classic postcards and images from Oxford and the encompassing sector, together with Lincoln University—the oldest African American establishment of upper studying in America—and Nottingham. With the arriving of the Philadelphia-to-Baltimore railroad in 1860, Oxford started to develop and prosper. as the quarter is likely one of the such a lot fertile areas of Pennsylvania, it turned a huge agricultural middle. in addition to carriage and sweet making, the encircling sector produced very important industries, together with chrome and magnesium mining, pottery making, and the quarrying of limestone.

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