Catskills in Vintage Postcards, The (Postcard History) by Irwin Richman

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By Irwin Richman

From the Nineties during the Nineteen Twenties, the postcard used to be a very well known technique of communique. a number of the postcards produced in this “golden age,” or even a few from later years, can this day be thought of artistic endeavors. Postcard photographers traveled the size and breadth of the kingdom snapping pictures of busy highway scenes, documenting neighborhood landmarks, and assembling crowds of neighborhood youngsters in simple terms too chuffed to pose for an image. those photographs, revealed as postcards and offered more often than not shops and 5 and dimes around the kingdom, continue to exist as telling reminders of a major period in America’s historical past. This attention-grabbing new historical past of the Catskills of recent York showcases greater than 2 hundred of the easiest, so much evocative classic postcards available.

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