By Marcy Thompson
Picturing The Past 

Rosman Bank Robbed Twice In The 1960s

 

American Thread, 1964

In the early 1900s when the railroad and Joseph Silversteen's tannery and then lumber company came to Toxaway (later Rosman), the little village quickly grew into a thriving town.

According to the 1916-1945 Sanborn Maps, the population held steady at about 750. This number likely included residents outside of the city limits. The federal census lists the following population numbers for Ro...



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