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The American image  Photographs from the National Archives, 1860-1960 by  United States - Hardcover - 1979 - from E Ridge fine Books and

The American image Photographs from the National Archives, 1860-1960

by States, United

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

New York: Pantheon Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. 0394507983 . Maroon cloth w/gold lettering, mild wear to edges. Dust jacket is scuffed with wear to folds and ends. No tears. Dust Jacket is in clear removable protective cover. A selection of 216 images taken from the National Archives in Washington (D.C.). This is the first time a book has been based on the whole collection (over five million) illustrating both its historical importance and its aesthetic interest. The images constitute a photographic history of one hundred years of American life as well as a fascinating look at the uses to which American photography has bee put. - From the flap. ; 11 X 8.40 X 0.90 inches; 191 pages .
  • Bookseller: E Ridge fine Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5284
  • Title: The American image Photographs from the National Archives, 1860-1960
  • Author: States, United
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0394507983
  • ISBN 13: 9780394507989
  • Publisher: Pantheon Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1979
  • Keywords: United States, Photo Essay's, PHOTOGRAPHES - United States Archives, American 19th Century, Native American
  • Bookseller catalogs: History: Canada, Central & So. America;



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