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By George T. Comeau

Canton is a city like such a lot of New England cities. Its wealthy background extends again to Canton's early connections with the founding fathers. An expansive business heart was once made attainable by way of significant water rights and one of many first railroads within the state. Canton's heritage is enriched by means of its powerful institutions with patriots, industrialists, nice thinkers, and doers. inside of Canton are postcards and pictures that seize the spirit of firm and delight within the community.

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