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Southern Railway In Kentucky As Seen Through Postcards By Charles H. Bogart
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This story will be of interest to those interested in the development of rail transportation in Kentucky and to those who fancy the history of the Cincinnati, New Orleans & Texas Pacific and the... More > Southern Railway. There stories of mergers and progress that made the railway for many years a major factor in Kentucky’s economic health. The postcards are placed in the geographic settings within Kentucky, thus showing how Kentucky grew and prospered. The postcards in this book illustrate a largely vanished America as seen through the eyes of early postcard publishers. History buffs will enjoy these postcards; allowing us glimpses of how industrial and transportation technology advanced and of the mineral and agricultural wealth that shaped Kentucky. A close reading of this book will illustrate some of the sweeping changes in Kentucky’s society during the 20th century. Some may argue that not all of the changes were for the good, but they are now all part of the fabric of Kentucky.< Less
Historical Reflections of Norfolk, Virginia Mirrored in Postcards: Then and Now By Neal Fortner & Sandra Fortner
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Historical Reflections of Norfolk, Virginia Mirrored in Postcards: Then and Now is a collection of over 200 picture postcards highlighting the city of Norfolk, Virginia in the early twentieth century... More > and its growth as seen in the present through modern photographs. Variations of pictures include streets, buildings, churches, hospitals, hotels, schools, and neighborhoods around Norfolk. Many historical places are found in these souvenir picturesque sights intertwined with memorabilia of the times. These gems of the past are compared to the present with modern photographs of the same location. A revelation of the history of urban growth is revealed over a century when the past is viewed with remnants of the present. Thus, Norfolk is depicted then and now in a very unique and historical manner.< Less
The Adventures of Curly Hair Banana - Postcards from the USA By Aaron W. Andrews
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Join Curly Hair Banana as he criss-crosses America to visit every state collecting postcards for his collection. Enjoy learning the capitals of every state and where Curly Hair's friends live. Read... More > about Curly and his new friend Prickly Pete as they discover something new around every bend in the road. Designed to be read aloud by beginning readers and to be read to your children, this full color travel odyssey is a great way to share the wonder of the United States with your children. Matching games are included as a bonus to challenge children's memory of the states and their capitals. A fun L'il Kidz book to take along on family trips and vacations.< Less
The Adventures of Curly Hair Banana - Postcards from the USA By Aaron W. Andrews
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Join Curly Hair Banana as he criss-crosses America to visit every state collecting postcards for his collection. Enjoy learning the capitals of every state and where Curly Hair's friends live. Read... More > about Curly and his new friend Prickly Pete as they discover something new around every bend in the road. Designed to be read aloud by beginning readers and to be read to your children, this full color travel odyssey is a great way to share the wonder of the United States with your children. Matching games are included as a bonus to challenge children's memory of the states and their capitals. A fun L'il Kidz book to take along on family trips and vacations.< Less
Kimono Girls - PDF Slideshow: Vintage Photos & Postcards By FishesEye Publishing
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An ebook album of more than a hundred old photo postcards, stereoview slides and antique prints of Japanese ladies in beautiful, traditional kimono gowns, many in early hand-tinted color. Charming,... More > fascinating, nostalgic - sometimes risqué - portraits of pretty geisha girls, gorgeous oriental hostesses in colorful dresses. A downloadable, digital scrapbook, a compendium of haunting classic images from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, depicting a pre-industrial lifestyle that has largely disappeared in modern Japan. (A PDF-format, illustrated ebook / slideshow for Acrobat Reader. Includes optional rolling slideshow functionality.) A great alternative to a screensaver!< Less
Penny Postcards: Unique Greetings from Dick Reeves By Martha Lanier Cotten
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H.S. (Dick) Reeves was known throughout the Southeast as “The Gullah Man.” The preservation of the Gullah patois and the beauty of its people became a primary thrust of his life. It was... More > his custom to purchase one hundred penny postcards each Christmas, on which he would write a synopsis of what had occurred during that year. These he sent to his friends and acquaintances. His daughter, the author, has gathered together some of these precious mementos, in order to help perpetuate his cause and share more of his work with you.< Less
French Seaside Ports & Resorts - Vintage Postcard Album By FishesEye Publishing
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A nostalgic scrapbook and rolling slideshow with historic views of France's most pictureseque ports and pleasure resorts. Over 100 old photos, vintage postcards, prints and posters: fishing boats,... More > markets, daily life, tourism, lighthouses... 19th and early 20th century images, many hand-colored. From Normandy and Brittany to the Cote d'Azur. PDF Ebook supplied with optional rolling slideshow functionality.< Less
100 Vintage Views of London - A Picture Postcard Slideshow By FishesEye Publishing
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An illustrated PDF-format ebook album of early photos of London, mainly late 19th century / early 20th. Includes monchrome, sepia, hand-tinted and colortint images by publishers such as Tuck. This... More > electronic edition contains over one hundred period photos, mainly captioned postcards of Victorian and Edwardian London, plus Londoners, the River Thames, and all the famous monuments (Tower, Parliament, Westminster, Piccadilly, St Paul's, Buckingham Palace, Strand, Regent Street), including period cabs, buses and busy street scenes. This "virtual tour" slideshow opens by default in Acrobat's rolling presentation mode, with random transition effects between each of the images - a veritable magic lantern show for the digital age - an ebook with a difference! Includes color as well as black and white images. The show takes ten minutes, before looping back to the start. You can interrrupt at any point to linger longer over any of the pictures. Supplied as a PDF file, for Acrobat Reader.< Less
British Seaside Resorts - Vintage Postcard Album By FishesEye Publishing
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A digital booklet of old postcards and photographs from the Golden Age of the British seaside pleasure resort! Visual nostalgia from the pier, pictures of the Cornish Riviera, and such exciting and... More > legendary English vacation destinations as Clacton-on-Sea, Southend... Scarborough, Skegness, LLandudno, Torquay, Margate, Ramsgate, Whitstable, Eastbourne, Blackpool, Brighton, Bournemouth, Broadstairs, Weston-super-Mare and Bognor Regis! Bandstands and bathing machines... boaters, long skirts and sticks of peppermint rock candy! A taste of Olde England and sea air in downloadable format! Dozens of Victorian and Edwardian souvenir postcards, digitized and compiled as a PDF format scrapbook (for Acrobat Reader) with optional rolling slideshow functionality and fade effects between each image.< Less
100+ Vintage California Postcards (Ebook / PDF Slideshow) By FishesEye Publishing
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A nostalgic collection of over 100 early picture postcard images of California - San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Oakland, Redondo, Hollywood, Yosemite Park, Catalina Island, etc. The coast,... More > town and country, architecture, parks, mountains, fruit groves, etc, scanned and digitized. Scenic and historic views, and a breath of the West Coast from yesteryear! Mostly images from the early 20th century, many in hand-tinted color. Of special interest to Californians, architects and amateur historians. Supplied in as a PDF ebook with optional slideshow functionality and image transition effects.< Less

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