The Photography of Henry K. Landis: Pennsylvania and New York, 1886-1955

The Photography of Henry K. Landis: Pennsylvania and New York, 1886-1955

by Oscar Beisert, Irwin Richman
     
 

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  • A collection of photographs documenting a diverse array of lifestyles in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Pennsylvania and New York by amateur photographer Henry K. Landis (1865-1955)
  • Rich views of turn-of-the-century street life of immigrant communities in New York City, comfortable middle-class lifestyles in Brooklyn and Manhattan, and
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  • A collection of photographs documenting a diverse array of lifestyles in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in Pennsylvania and New York by amateur photographer Henry K. Landis (1865-1955)
  • Rich views of turn-of-the-century street life of immigrant communities in New York City, comfortable middle-class lifestyles in Brooklyn and Manhattan, and boating and leisure on Long Island
  • Shots of natural areas in Central Pennsylvania, the agricultural living of the Pennsylvania Dutch in Lancaster, and the beginnings of the photographer’s Landis Valley Museum, housing his vast collections of artifacts
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    ISBN-13:
    9780811749930
    Publisher:
    Stackpole Books
    Publication date:
    03/01/2013
    Sold by:
    Barnes & Noble
    Format:
    NOOK Book
    File size:
    71 MB
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