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Tamaqua Then and Now Second Edition By R. Thomas Berner
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This book is a collection of photographs/postcards—then and now—of the town of Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, where I grew up. I graduated from Tamaqua Area Joint Senior High School in 1961,... More > worked for two years at the Evening Courier, a newspaper that no longer exists, then joined the U.S. Navy. Thanks to the G.I. Bill, I was able to go to Penn State and I never really returned to Tamaqua except for visits to family. So this book is a long overdue return visit. I collected old photographs and postcards of Tamaqua from many sources and then walked around town on two days in July 2009 taking new photographs of old sites. I did not use anything other than my eyes to attempt to match the new with the old. For the most part, I shot with a 10:20 lens because I believed that only a wide-angle lens would recapture the past. The camera actually captured much more than the originals, so I then cropped to more or less match.< Less
Tamaqua Then and Now Second Edition By R. Thomas Berner
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This book is a collection of photographs/postcards—then and now—of the town of Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, where I grew up. I graduated from Tamaqua Area Joint Senior High School in 1961,... More > worked for two years at the Evening Courier, a newspaper that no longer exists, then joined the U.S. Navy. Thanks to the G.I. Bill, I was able to go to Penn State and I never really returned to Tamaqua except for visits to family. So this book is a long overdue return visit. I collected old photographs and postcards of Tamaqua from many sources and then walked around town on two days in July 2009 taking new photographs of old sites. I did not use anything other than my eyes to attempt to match the new with the old. For the most part, I shot with a 10:20 lens because I believed that only a wide-angle lens would recapture the past. The camera actually captured much more than the originals, so I then cropped to more or less match.< Less
Harriet and Mr. Nobody By Michael Casino
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Michael Casino was born in Palermo, Sicily, and immigrated with his family to the United States in 1913. He grew up in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, and went on to a long career in newspapers. He died 30... More > days after his 100th birthday.< Less
Harriet and Mr. Nobody By Michael Casino
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Michael Casino was born in Palermo, Sicily, and immigrated with his family to the United States in 1913. He grew up in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania, and went on to a long career in newspapers. He died 30... More > days after his 100th birthday.< Less
Schuylkill County in Shades of Grey, Mahanoy Area By Naomi R. Heckler
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Remember all of the places you visited as a child... then revisited as an adult... The memories come flooding back, all the places you had been, the things you had seen, and the memories associated... More > with them... now you see these places with all of the changes and the new memories to be made... With a family history in Mahanoy Area, Schuylkill County is one of these places for Photographer Naomi R. Heckler. She has captured some of these memories to share with all of us... The restoration of a Library and the Central Train Station, the beauty of an early fall snow storm, the serenity of the natural surroundings, the modern ways of power and the beauty of hard work... All in black and white and shades of grey. These are just a few of the special memories Naomi has captured to share with all of us.< Less
Schuylkill County in Shades of Grey, Mahanoy Area By Naomi R. Heckler
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Remember all of the places you visited as a child... then revisited as an adult... The memories come flooding back, all the places you had been, the things you had seen, and the memories associated... More > with them... now you see these places with all of the changes and the new memories to be made... With a family history in Mahanoy Area, Schuylkill County is one of these places for Photographer Naomi R. Heckler. She has captured some of these memories to share with all of us... The restoration of a Library and the Central Train Station, the beauty of an early fall snow storm, the serenity of the natural surroundings, the modern ways of power and the beauty of hard work... All in black and white and shades of grey. These are just a few of the special memories Naomi has captured to share with all of us.< Less