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Detroit: A Postcard History (Postcard History Series)
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Detroit: A Postcard History (Postcard History Series)

by Richard Bak
 

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Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes, documenting local landmarks, and assembling crowds of neighborhood children 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

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Postcard photographers traveled the length and breadth of the nation snapping photographs of busy street scenes, documenting local landmarks, and assembling crowds of neighborhood children 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738545776
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Series:
Postcard History Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

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This fascinating history of Detroit, Michigan, showcases more than two hundred of the best vintage postcards available. Collected and interpreted by veteran Detroit journalist Richard Bak, the images in this informative volume provide readers with a delightful trip down memory lane, bringing an important period of the city’s history to life for visitors and members of the younger generation.

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