Vroman's is OPEN for in-store shopping & curbside pick-up seven days a week.
 

Lincoln (Postcard History) (Paperback)

×

Warning message

Mean Menu style requires jQuery library version 1.7 or higher, but you have opted to provide your own library. Please ensure you have the proper version of jQuery included. (note: this is not an error)
Lincoln (Postcard History) Cover Image
$23.99
Add to Wish List
Usually arrives at our store within 4-7 days

Description


The village of Lancaster became the state of Nebraska's first capital city in 1867, renamed Lincoln. Not everyone predicted its success. One early observer noted: There are no roads leading to it now. It has no commerce and there is scarcely a wagon load of produce raised annually within ten, perhaps twenty miles of it. These postcards from the authors' collections tell a different story in 200-plus images of a city that not only survived but thrived. Most of these images are from postcards' heyday in the first quarter of the 20th century. Many show buildings and places still recognizable a century later, while some depict less familiar scenes now lost.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781467108188
ISBN-10: 1467108189
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (SC)
Publication Date: March 28th, 2022
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Postcard History