Download PDF by George Miller: A Delaware Album, 1900-1930 (Cultural Studies of Delaware

By George Miller

ISBN-10: 1611490448

ISBN-13: 9781611490442

A Delaware Album, 1900-1930 includes over three hundred postcard images from the whole nation taken through the interval from 1900 to 1930. prepared by way of subjects—City and city perspectives; Delaware shorelines; Amusements; and Agriculture; indicators of the days; Trains, Trolleys, and vehicles; Water Transportation; faculties; faith; companies; lodges and Motels—each photograph has a caption starting from a sentence or to a number of paragraphs. The book's creation aspect how the playing cards have been produced, analyzes the subject material depicted at the playing cards, files the heritage of a number of of the main favorite neighborhood photographers within the kingdom whose paintings is located virtually merely on postcards, and strains the evolution and popularization of postcard photography.

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