By Debra Schnarrs McGeehan,Dennis McGeehan

Philipsburg is a neighborhood at the Moshannon Creek, which flows east off the Allegheny Mountains in valuable Pennsylvania. The sector used to be blessed with wealthy seams of bituminous coal that experience supplied the realm with employment and prosperity. With pursuits in Philadelphia, the Philips brothers of britain based a colony within the wilds of frontier Pennsylvania in 1797. A gristmill, sawmill, iron forge, and screw manufacturing facility started the taming of the wasteland. The Philips brothers ultimately again to England over political variations, however the city they based carried on. Coal, bushes, clay, railroads, and steel fabrication have created a group intensely happy with its historical past. liable to flooding, the Moshannon Creek divides Centre and Clearfield Counties. This choice of images contains groups on each side of the creek, highlighting the area�s humans, undefined, trade, structure, and recognized viewers to the town.

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