Salem, Massachusetts: Volume II

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Including many images that have never been published, Salem, Massachusetts Volume II captures one of America's most historic cities from the 1870s to the third quarter of the twentieth century. The photographs, drawn mainly from private collections, document the citizens of the area, their institutions, and their celebrations, as well as the neighborhoods that make up this vibrant city. Salem, Massachusetts Volume II represents an important contribution to the recorded history of the area and is a wonderful companion to the authors' first book. This impressive pictorial collection will surelyoccupy a valued place on the bookshelves of residentsand area historians for many years to come.
ISBN: 9780738564180
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: Massachusetts
Series: Images of America
Images: 200
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Join authors Stephen J. Schier and Kenneth C. Turino on a trip back in time to discover the fascinating history of Salem. Over 200 carefully selected images have been combined with thorough research and enhanced by informative text. Salem's historic McIntire District, containing some of the nation's finest architecture, receives special treatment in its own chapter. Also highlighted is Salem's scenic coastline, which has been appreciated and utilized for generations.