The Lasting legacy of the Brothers Risk

by Sheila Duetsch & John Grasso

When it was announced that new office building called thee Claremont Corporate Center would be built on the site of the Risk mansion on the corner of Morris and Springfield avenues a reference was made to the fact that the stone structure would be preserved, noting that it "it was the residence of a prominent physician of the day who was a pillar of early Summit  civic life." Even a cursory look into the history of the  Risk name reveals this is quite an understatement.

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