Santa Monica, California (Postcard History Series)

Santa Monica, California (Postcard History Series)

by Marlin L. Heckman
     
 

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Santa Monica was founded in 1875 and by 1887, the area was caught up in the real estate frenzy of the time with advertisements suggesting that it had "one of the grandest panoramic views the human eye has ever rested on . . . " In over 200 vintage postcards, here is Santa Monica in all its coastal splendor, including views of the bathing beaches, the Roosevelt Highway… See more details below

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Santa Monica was founded in 1875 and by 1887, the area was caught up in the real estate frenzy of the time with advertisements suggesting that it had "one of the grandest panoramic views the human eye has ever rested on . . . " In over 200 vintage postcards, here is Santa Monica in all its coastal splendor, including views of the bathing beaches, the Roosevelt Highway, and private citizens' beautiful Chinese Gardens.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738520551
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Series:
Postcard History Series
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
460,315
Product dimensions:
6.58(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.35(d)

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