Greetings from Chicago

Greetings from Chicago

by Mary Martin, Nathaniel Wolfgang-Price
     
 

Chicago, The Windy City. grew from a small frontier town into a thriving metropolitan center of finance, industry, transportation, and tourism. More than 300 vintage black and white and hand-tinted postcards, dating from the turn of the century through the 1950s, take readers on a tour through history, showcasing historic scenes and highlighting events and sights

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Chicago, The Windy City. grew from a small frontier town into a thriving metropolitan center of finance, industry, transportation, and tourism. More than 300 vintage black and white and hand-tinted postcards, dating from the turn of the century through the 1950s, take readers on a tour through history, showcasing historic scenes and highlighting events and sights that made Chicago famous. Stare at the skyscrapers that line Michigan Avenue, stop at Marshall Fields department store, wander into Lincoln Park, take a tour through Chicago's massive stockyards, or sit down and savor cuisine in fine dining spots.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764325458
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Series:
A Schiffer Book for Collectors Ser.
Pages:
127
Sales rank:
1,426,015
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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