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Reprinted from La Salle: A Quarterly La Salle University Magazine, Spring 1994
The history of the nineteenth-century Wisters at "Belfield" encompasses three adjoining properties--and begins (perhaps appropriately for a future university campus) with a teenager who defied her father.
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Butler, James A., "The Remarkable Wisters at Belfield" (1994). Local History Essays. 2.