Historic Photos of Rochester

Historic Photos of Rochester

by Ruth R. Naparsteck (Text by)

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Overview

From White Hots to the Garbage Plate, Wegman's to Bill Gray's, Historic Photos of Rochester is a photographic history collected from the areas top archives. With around 200 photographs, many of which have never been published, this beautiful coffee table book shows the historical growth from the mid 1800's to the late 1900's of 'the Flour City' in stunning black and white photography. The book follows life, government, events and people important to Rochester and the building of this unique city. Spanning over two centuries and two hundred photographs, this is a must have for any long-time resident or history lover of Rochester!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781683369363
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 01/19/2007
Series: Historic Photos Series
Pages: 202
Sales rank: 929,278
Product dimensions: 8.75(w) x 8.75(h) x (d)

About the Author

Ruth Rosenberg Naparsteck is City Historian and Records Manager in Rochester, New York. She holds a masters degree from the State University of New 'York in American History, a bachelor's degree in Sociology-Anthropology from Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, an associate's degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from Point Park College in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and a certification in archaeology from Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel. She has written several books on Williamsport and Rochester history and loves to garden, bicycle, hike, and explore the rivers and canals. She has two daughters, America and Molly-Maguire.

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