New England Covered Bridges Through Time

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New England Covered Bridges Through Time shows the changes to these beloved symbols of Americana since they became major tourist attractions early in the twentieth century. Many covered bridges have been replaced with modern structures, and most of those which remain have also changed as the landscape around them has become more suburban. A few remnants remain the same, and still evoke old New England. This book shows how there historical bridges have fared in the modern world.
ISBN: 9781625450784
Format: Paperback
Publisher: America Through Time
State: Massachusetts
Series: America Through Time
Images: 180
Pages: 96
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Joseph D. Conwill has visited every historic covered bridge in North America, plus many now gone, since becoming interested in the subject in 1966. He is archivist of the National Society for the Preservation of Covered Bridges and editor of its historical quarterly covered bridges and many technical articles on bridge framing. He lives in the western mountains of Maine with his wife Nancy.
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