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Bethlehem, PA

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1877, bird's-eye view, zoomable image
Bethlehem, Pa., Northampton co... It contains a large stone church, in the Gothic style of architecture, with a tower rising from the centre surmounted by a dome.  It is 142 feet long and 68 feet wide. In the burying ground, which is laid out with much neatness and taste, the heads of all the graves lie towards the  north. There is a good water power, improved for carrying flouring mills, grist mills, saw mills, &c. A bridge 400 feet in length crosses the Lehigh. (Gazetteer of the United States of America, 1854)


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