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Historic Photos of Philadelphia

Historic Photos of Philadelphia

Historic Photos of Philadelphia captures the City of Brotherly Love past through photographs from the city's finest archives. From the Civil War period, to the turn of the century, to the building of a modern metropolis, Historic Photos of Philadelphia follows life, government, education, and... more

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  • ISBN 9781596523067
  • Imprint Turner
  • Category History

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Overview

Historic Photos of Philadelphia captures the City of Brotherly Love past through photographs from the city's finest archives. From the Civil War period, to the turn of the century, to the building of a modern metropolis, Historic Photos of Philadelphia follows life, government, education, and events from its extensive history. This book captures unique and rare scenes through the original lens of about 200 historic photographs. Published in striking black and white photography, these images communicate historic events and every day life of two centuries of people building a unique and prosperous city.