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Peabody, Massachusetts (Images Of America Series)
     

Peabody, Massachusetts (Images Of America Series)

by Stephen J. Scheir
 

In this, the first-ever photographic history of Peabody, authors Stephen J. Schier and Kenneth C. Turino document vividly the long and illustrious history of the nineteenth-century’s “Leather City.” Once the largest producer of leather in the world, Peabody is a proud city with a rich photographic legacy. Over two hundred vintage images of

Overview


In this, the first-ever photographic history of Peabody, authors Stephen J. Schier and Kenneth C. Turino document vividly the long and illustrious history of the nineteenth-century’s “Leather City.” Once the largest producer of leather in the world, Peabody is a proud city with a rich photographic legacy. Over two hundred vintage images of Peabody’s past appear in this volume, representing the period from the 1870s through the 1960s. The people, places, and institutions of Peabody are illustrated in photographs gathered from both public and private sources, including the vast and outstanding holdings of the Peabody Historical Society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738563824
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Series:
Images of America Series
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,318,237
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Co-authors Schier and Turino are North Shore museum professionals and are the creators of the popular Salem Massachusetts title in the Images of America series. Their work in this volume will certainly prove valuable to future historians, and will be treasured for generations by longtime residents.

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