East Orange in Vintage Postcards

By the close of the nineteenth century, East Orange was a community of mansions, tree-lined streets, and undisturbed serenity. With the addition of luxury apartment buildings in the 1920s and the continued development of Main Street and Central Avenue, East Orange quickly became one of the largest and busiest cities in New Jersey. East Orange captures the tranquillity and innocence of the city at the turn of the century. Over two hundred photo-postcards brilliantly illustrate the evolution of East Orange between 1900 and 1960, while fact-filled captions convey the passion of the residents for their hometown.

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  • Author : Bill Hart
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Pages : 128 pages
  • ISBN : 9780738504575
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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East Orange in Vintage Postcards

East Orange in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Bill Hart
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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By the close of the nineteenth century, East Orange was a community of mansions, tree-lined streets, and undisturbed serenity. With the addition of luxury apartment buildings in the 1920s and the continued development of Main Street and Central Avenue, East Orange quickly became one of the largest and busiest cities in New Jersey. East Orange captures the tranquillity and innocence of the city at the turn of the century. Over two hundred photo-postcards brilliantly illustrate the evolution of East Orange

East Orange

East Orange
  • Author : Bill Hart
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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East Orange captures the magnificence of a community that was one of New Jerseys leading cities for the better part of the 20th century. This history is richly illustrated with photographs that speak of the beauty and wealth of East Orange from the late 1800s to the early 1960s. Here are the streets and structures, founders and builders, and famous and ordinary citizens, all in period dress. East Orange captures the magnificence of a community that was one of New

Orlando in Vintage Postcards

Orlando in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Lynn M. Homan,Thomas Reilly
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 25 September 2001
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"Beautiful weather here. When are you coming?" Those words have been written millions of times on postcards mailed from Orlando. Known today as home to America's most famous theme parks, Orlando has always been a destination for visitors from all over the world. During its early period as "The Phenomenal City," through the years as "The City Beautiful," to the era of "The Action Center of Florida," Orlando has a story to tell.

Santa Ana in Vintage Postcards

Santa Ana in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Guy Ball
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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Santa Ana began as the dream of early pioneers in the 1800s when the dry, desolate area was little more than windswept fields of wild mustard grass. Santa Ana celebrates this area's pioneer heritage and the people who created it, and chronicles the development of this city with fascinating vintage postcards. Santa Ana was one of the earliest incorporated cities, and became the county seat in 1889. Wealthy businessmen, successful political leaders, and even an occasional maharajah chose Santa Ana as

West Orange

West Orange
  • Author : Joseph Fagan
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 20 April 2009
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Although West Orange is best known for Thomas Edison, there is much more to this New Jersey town than its famous inventor. Through vintage postcards, West Orange explores the town's history from the days of cable cars that once climbed the mountain to the long-gone amusement park at Crystal Lake. Postcards illustrate how Llewellyn Park and Eagle Rock share a common beginning and West Orange once had two train stations. The familiar roads of home come alive as images reveal

Riverside in Vintage Postcards

Riverside in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Steve Lech
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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Riverside has been a vital center of agriculture and government throughout the growth of Southern California. Postcards sent from this city to those far away usually depict it as a resort, situated on the western edge of the Colorado Desert, where the historic Mission Inn has been a vacation destination for generations. Illustrating many facets of this world-renowned, garden-like gathering spot, these attractive images also showcase Riverside's Main Street, public buildings, parks, broad avenues, the sharply rising Mt. Rubidoux on

Miami in Vintage Postcards

Miami in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Patricia Kennedy
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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In the brief 100 years since its inception, Miami, which began its life on the shores of the Miami River, has been transformed into an international city that continues to blossom under the warm South Florida sun. Home to just 30,000 pioneering souls in 1920, the greater Miami area has grown to be 2.1 million residents strong and boasts a unique heritage made up of grand hotels and skyscrapers, aviation and marine history, as well as famous people and places.

Pasadena in Vintage Postcards

Pasadena in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Marlin L. Heckman
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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The postcard has been a popular part of American communication for over a century, documenting both the interest of a place and its history. Captured here in nearly 200 vintage postcards is the unique history of this California town, translated in Chippewa as "Crown of the Valley." The City of Pasadena, just north of Los Angeles, sits against the majesty of the Sierra Madre mountain range. Incorporated in 1885, the city was originally known as a resort city, filled with tourists from

Old Los Angeles and Pasadena in Vintage Postcards

Old Los Angeles and Pasadena in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : C. Milton Hinshilwood,Elena Irish Zimmerman
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 15 February 2001
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Covering the history and geography of Los Angeles and Pasadena between 1900 and 1950, the collection of over 200 vintage postcards compiled in this new volume offers a unique glimpse into turn-of-the-century southern California. As communication by postcards became popular in the late 19th century, those who received them were offered a rare view of the "right here, right now" aspect that only postcard photography could offer. From the earliest images of the Angels' Flight in Los Angeles, to the Tournament of Roses

Plant City in Vintage Postcards

Plant City in Vintage Postcards
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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Plant City is an ever-growing small community in Central Florida incorporated as a town in 1885. Now famous as the winter strawberry capital of the world, Plant City boasts three historic districts and five individual sites listed locally and on the National Register of Historic Sites. This volume includes more than 150 postcards from the collection of The Quintilla Geer Bruton Archives Center of the East Hillsborough Historical Society, relating the pictorial history of this town from generations past to present. Images

Historic PEI

Historic PEI
  • Author : Ed McKenna
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 31 May 2019
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Throughout Canada's early days, Prince Edward Island was a thriving province with a strong tourist industry. Historic Prince Edward Island portrays the quaint lifestyle and the busy industry that Canada's smallest province had to offer. With unique messages to friends and family, these early postcards paint a picture of history not available in history books.

Vintage Travel Posters Postcards

Vintage Travel Posters Postcards
  • Author : Dover Publications Inc,Dover
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 01 May 2012
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Nostalgic poster images evoke a world of romance, glamour, and adventure. Twelve colorful postcards in a variety of early-20th-century styles offer appealing invitations to vacation at the New York World's Fair of 1939, Atlantic City, the beaches of California and the Mediterranean, Italy, France, and other exciting locales.

Postcards from Penguin

Postcards from Penguin
  • Author : Penguin Group USA
  • Publisher : Penguin Group USA
  • Release : 05 November 2009
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A collection of 100 postcards, each featuring a different and iconic Penguin book jacket. From classics to crime, here are over seventy years of quintessentially British design in one box. In 1935 Allen Lane stood on a platform at Exeter railway station, looking for a good book for the journey to London. His disappointment at the poor range of paperbacks on offer led him to found Penguin Books. The quality paperback had arrived. Declaring that 'good design is no more expensive than

Vintage Postcards from the African World

Vintage Postcards from the African World
  • Author : Jessica B. Harris
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release : 15 May 2020
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For over forty years, professor and culinary historian Jessica B. Harris has collected postcards depicting Africans and their descendants in the American diaspora. They are presented for the first time in this exquisite volume. Vintage Postcards from the African World: In the Dignity of Their Work and the Joy of Their Play brings together more than 150 images, providing a visual document of more than a century of work in agricultural and culinary pursuits and joy in entertainments, parades, and celebrations.

Prescott

Prescott
  • Author : Raymond E. Miller
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 16 January 2021
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Prescott was founded in 1864 as the territorial capital of Arizona. In 1900, the business center burned to the ground, but the courthouse in the town square was saved, and the burned-out area's former wooden buildings were replaced by brick structures. Because the closest interstate highway is more than 30 miles away, much of Prescott's history and sense of community have been preserved, and historical districts abound. The local chamber of commerce refers to Prescott as "Everybody's Hometown." It is also known as