By Kenneth Bertholf Jr.
this region �Touockonetcoug,� this means that �Gem of the Paulinskill.� the attractive forests, streams, and mountains of this region make it the right topic for an interesting pictorial historical past. pictures during this booklet contain these of the 1st households to settle within the quarter, together with the Blairs and the Howells. town was once named for the Honorable John I. Blair, one in every of its earliest well-known electorate, and was once shaped from part of Knowlton Township by way of an act of the kingdom Legislature in February 1845. during this assortment become aware of Blairstown because it as soon as was once, ahead of the various adjustments that have been made within the identify of development. View unique homesteads, companies, and colleges locally, and find out about the citizens who formed its destiny. pictures and postcards depicting the development and completion
of railroad strains are proven, besides pictures of leisure retreats equivalent to Silver Lake and Cedar Lake. photos of surrounding groups, together with Delaware, Columbia, Hainesburg, Vail, Hope,
Johnsonburg, and Centerville also are incorporated during this collection.
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Blairstown (Images of America) by Kenneth Bertholf Jr.