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Context of Sir, Although the advantages that cannot fail to result to our citizens from opening a communication between the basin of the Susquehanna River and Philadelphia, by means of a rail-road from the former to Pottsville, have been frequently and fully detailed in newspapers and pamphlets ... the subscribers, a committee appointed by the town meeting on the 23d of December, to procure subscriptions to the stock of that road, take the liberty of briefly presenting a few of the leading features of the plan ... A single glance at the map will show that the basin of the Susquehanna ... must be the receptacle of the trade of an immense tract of country. ..., (electronic resource)
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