Download e-book for iPad: Bluefield in the 1940s (Images of America) by William R. "Bill" Archer

By William R. "Bill" Archer

nearly each American urban enjoys a mystical time in background whilst the entire tumblers of destiny, success, labor, and luck appear to fall into position, and the town enjoys a golden period. The Forties have been simply this sort of time within the urban of Bluefield. on the sunrise of the last decade, the us used to be at the verge of getting into the best battle the realm has ever recognized, and the coal that flowed via Norfolk and Western Railway's Bluefield backyard used to be destined to gas an Allied victory. yet there's a lot more than warfare and coal on the center of Bluefield's tale. The Forties have been a time of proposal for males like Nobel laureate John F. Nash Jr., a time of creative discovery for males like Joseph Dodd of Bluefield kingdom university, a time of valor and heroism for Congressional Medal of Honor recipient S.Sgt. Junior Spurrier, and a interval of good fortune in company, arts, fields for 1000's of Bluefield's sons and daughters.

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