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By Andrew Pehanick

ISBN-10: 0738537667

ISBN-13: 9780738537665

The golden age of postcards, which happened among 1900 and 1940, used to be additionally the golden age of Bridgeport. neighborhood and nationwide publishers published scenes of the city�s attractive and well known parks, impressive mansions, palatial theaters, and sprawling factories, in addition to its busy streets and distinctive structure. those playing cards carried photographs of Bridgeport close to and much. Recipients of those mementos may possibly think development vehicles on the Locomobile manufacturing facility, eating on the Amazon Caf�, staying on the Stratfield inn, using the carousel on the Steeplechase Island enjoyment park, purchasing at Howlands, admiring the Wheeler Mansion, attending mass on the South Congregational Church, or staring at the task on the wintry weather quarters of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Bridgeport takes the fashionable reader on a trip into the previous via approximately 2 hundred of those classic postcard images.

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The golden age of postcards, which came about among 1900 and 1940, was once additionally the golden age of Bridgeport. neighborhood and nationwide publishers published scenes of the city�s attractive and well known parks, very good mansions, palatial theaters, and sprawling factories, in addition to its busy streets and designated structure.

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