Joseph M. Lee III's Augusta and Summerville (Images of America) PDF

By Joseph M. Lee III

Augusta and Summerville showcases infrequent nineteenth-century stereoviews and images from the broad choice of Joseph M. Lee III and the Augusta Museum of historical past, spanning a 41-year interval from 1859 to 1900. The enticing photos inside those pages have been captured on movie by way of a few of Augusta�s earliest photographers, together with J.W. Perkins, John
Usher Jr., J.A. Palmer, and H.C. corridor, between others. many of the pictures have by no means been released and supply an strangely important resource of data approximately Augusta and its environs. recognized the realm around for its pristine landscapes and �Garden urban� attraction, Augusta has consistently been a photographer�s dream. Lush, verdant scenes bear in mind a urban but unmarked by way of the scars of enlargement, nonetheless having fun with the tranquility of lifestyles within the outdated South. perspectives of early companies and houses on vast and Greene Streets, the flood of 1888, neighborhood monuments, old church buildings and cemeteries, pioneering faculties, the early cotton crop, and sector waterways
all give a contribution to this visible trip. The reader will enjoy scenes of yesteryear, diving deep into the annals of 1 of Georgia�s so much liked cities.

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