Lost Hammond, Indiana

Joseph S. Pete (Author)
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Description

In the heart of the calumet region, hardworking Hammond helped build America. Originally known as State Line Slaughterhouse, the city began as no more than a meatpacking plant for nearby Chicago. In time, the city grew, and at its industrial height, train

Product Details

Price
$21.99  $20.23
Publisher
History Press
Publish Date
April 13, 2020
Pages
208
Dimensions
6.0 X 8.9 X 0.5 inches | 1.0 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781467142861

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About the Author

Joseph S. Pete was born in Hammond and lived by the city for much of his life. He's an award-winning journalist for the Times of Northwest Indiana, an Iraq War vet, an IU grad, the Northwest Indiana Literary Journal editor and a frequent guest on Lakeshore Public Radio. His work has appeared in 150 literary journals, including Spirits, Dogzplot and McSweeney's Internet Tendency, and in books like Indiana at 200 and Poets to Come: Walt Whitman's Bicentennial. He never misses Festival of the Lakes.