Johnston

Paperback
With over 200 more vintage photographs, Louis H. McGowan and the Johnston Historical Society continue their insightful pictorial narration of JohnstonA[a--a[s rich history in Johnston Volume II. From the rich and famous to A[a--Ajust plain folks, A[a--A this volume presents rare snapshots of a variety of Johnstonians. Meet key figures in the community such as James F. Simmons, the first U.S. Senator to hail from Johnston; Judge Albert Votolato, one of the first Italian Americans to become a lawyer; and Ralph Russo, JohnstonA[a--a[s first mayor. Also featured are a variety of scenes of JohnstonA[a--a[s residents at work and at play as well as a comprehensive tour of local landmarks and historic buildings, churches and schools, and farms and businesses.