Fort Sheridan, Illinois (Then and Now Series)
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Fort Sheridan, Illinois (Then and Now Series)

by Laura Tucker
     
 

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Fort Sheridan is a national historic treasure nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan. It was established as an army base in 1887 and decommissioned in 1993, giving way to its rebirth as a township and forest preserve. Laura Tucker, a six-year resident, avid photographer, and Fort Sheridan enthusiast, has researched and compiled a collection of photographs and

Overview


Fort Sheridan is a national historic treasure nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan. It was established as an army base in 1887 and decommissioned in 1993, giving way to its rebirth as a township and forest preserve. Laura Tucker, a six-year resident, avid photographer, and Fort Sheridan enthusiast, has researched and compiled a collection of photographs and facts that highlight the ever-changing uses of the structures and the chameleon-like personality of the fort.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738551913
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Series:
Then and Now Series
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,294,722
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Comparing our present to our past is how we understand our history. Arcadia's Then & Now series makes such local comparisons available. Books in this series offer a special view of American life by placing historical images side by side with contemporary photographs.

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