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eBook Heritage of the Endless Mountains (PA) (Postcard History Series) ePub

by Bonnie Stacy

  • ISBN: 0738501425
  • Category: Americas
  • Subcategory: History
  • Author: Bonnie Stacy
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (May 20, 1999)
  • Pages: 128
  • ePub book: 1787 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1933 kb
  • Other: lrf lit mbr rtf
  • Rating: 4.9
  • Votes: 230

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Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes .

Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes, documenting local landmarks, and assembling crowds of friends From the 1890s through the 1920s, the postcard was an extraordinarily popular means of communication, and many of the postcards produced during this "golden age" can today be considered works of ar.

Postcard History Series. Collected and interpreted by Bonnie Stacy, the images in this informative volume provide readers with a delightful trip down memory lane, bringing an important period of the area's history to life for visitors and members of the younger generation.

United States History Books. State & Local United States History Books. General State & Local United States History Books. Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes, documenting local landmarks, and assembling crowds of friends and families only too happy to pose for a picture.

From the 1890s through the 1920s, the postcard was an extraordinarily popular means of communication, and many of the postcards produced during this "golden age" can today be considered works of art.

Endless Mountains Heritage Region, Towanda, Pennsylvania.

Heritage of the Endless Mountains ( PA ) - Postcard History Series. Typhoid and the Politics of Public Health in 19th Century Philadelphia. McCarthy, Michael P. 1987. Grenfell of Labrador: A Biography.

Postcards, as we are familiar with them today, have taken a considerable amount of time to develop. The following is a brief general history of the postcard in the United States. The dates for each time period are not concrete and different sources contain slightly variable dates. It is also important to keep in mind that postcard types produced in one period could also be produced in another, but were simply not produced in the same volume as other card types of the period.

The Endless Mountains are a geographical, geological, and cultural region in Northeastern Pennsylvania, United States. The Endless Mountains region includes Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Wyoming counties. The highest peak in the region is the. The highest peak in the region is the North Knob of Elk Mountain at 2693 feet (821 meters). Part of the Appalachian Mountains chain, the region does not consist of true mountains, geologically speaking, but instead a dissected plateau that is part of the Allegheny Plateau.

Eastern Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: Postcards (Postcard History Series). Andrew Mark Herman has been studying and collecting local postcards since 1985. This is his fifth book in the Postcard History Series in the Philadelphia area.

June 21, 2012 History Bonnie Stacy. Postcard History Series.

June 21, 2012 History. Heritage of the Endless Mountains (PA). 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove Heritage of the Endless Mountains (PA) from your list? Heritage of the Endless Mountains (PA). Published May 20, 1999 by Arcadia Publishing.

From the 1890s through the 1920s, the postcard was an extraordinarily popular means of communication, and many of the postcards produced during this "golden age" can today be considered works of art. Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes, documenting local landmarks, and assembling crowds of friends and families only too happy to pose for a picture. These images, printed as postcards and sold in general stores across the country, survive as telling reminders of an important era in America's history. This fascinating new history of Pennsylvania's Endless Mountains showcases more than two hundred of the best vintage postcards available.