Boulder: Evolution of a City

Boulder: Evolution of a City

by Silvia Pettem
     
 

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Over 300 photographs demonstrate how Boulder, Colorado has developed, changed, and been preserved over the past century. A chapter on the work of early area photographers is followed by a tour through an evolving cityscape of log cabins and western false-fronted buildings that becomes a flourishing business district built on the successes of local mining and agricultural interests. The original city is examined with a look at the influences that shaped growth, including the characters, events, religion, culture and businesses of the city; the concluding discussion is of post-WWII expansion of the city. Fine b&w photographs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780870813504
Publisher:
Univeristy Press of Colorado
Publication date:
11/28/1994
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
8.81(w) x 11.32(h) x 0.81(d)

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