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By Gay Morgan Moore

within the 50 years following the Civil conflict, Canton grew from a small farming neighborhood to a prosperous commercial urban, dispensing items world wide. town additionally turned a middle of political strength as legal professional William McKinley rose from U.S. congressman and governor of Ohio to president of the U.S.. Following McKinley’s assassination, the town oversaw the development of his implementing memorial. whilst, Canton voters equipped hospitals, colleges, civic constructions, church buildings, houses, parks, or even one of many state’s greatest leisure parks. alongside the way in which, the pro soccer League, forerunner of the nationwide soccer League, was once created. This booklet positive aspects postcards of significant Canton websites in addition to a bankruptcy devoted to Myers Lake, the guts of sport in Canton for almost a hundred years.

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