Vintage Postcards of New York


This book presents a rare collection of more than 100 of the best vintage New York City postcards, providing a snapshot of how much the Big Apple has changed—and how much has remained recognisably the same.

During the early years of the twentieth century, postcard photographers travelled the length and breadth of Manhattan snapping images and documenting landmarks and important new architectural masterpieces, such as the Singer Building (1908), and the Woolworth Building (1913). Also celebrated were the engineering feats of the Brooklyn Bridge and the elevated trains and early subway, as well as popular amusements such as the original Madison Square Garden and the Hippodrome, which occupied an
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ISBN:

9780847845361

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

96

Dimensions:

21cm x 16cm

RRP:

$34.99

Category:

Pop Culture

Publisher:

Rizzoli International

Published:

01 April 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Silvia Lucchini

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Stefano Lucchini