Columbus Indiana In Vintage Postcards (IN) (Postcard History Series)

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UPC:
9780738534497
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Binding:
Paperback
Publication Date:
2005-08-08
Release Date:
2005-08-08
Author:
Tamara Stone Iorio
Language:
english

Founded in 1821, Columbus, Indiana, had grown into a thriving manufacturing region by the end of the 19th century. Columbus might have remained a community like most other small towns, but a group of citizens with an extraordinary vision developed a program to bring world-renowned architects to the city. Beginning in the mid-20th century, Columbus was transformed into a center of modern architecture--ranked sixth in the United States in architectural innovation by the American Institute of Architects (after Chicago, New York, Washington, San Francisco, and Boston). This collection of more than 200 vintage postcards features some of Columbus's earliest

important buildings and its later architectural gems.