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Portland Then and Now

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ISBN13: 9781571454713
ISBN10: 1571454713
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Celebrating America's favorite cityscapes, this series combines historic interest and contemporary beauty. Then and Now features fascinating archival photographs contrasted with specially commissioned, full-color images of the same scene today. A visual lesson in the historic changes of our greatest urban landscapes.

Synopsis:

Featuring black-and-white archival photos from the first half of the last century paired with modern shots of the same areas, "Portland Then and Now" documents the city's changing face. 140 photos, 70 in color.

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Amanda Briney, March 12, 2009 (view all comments by Amanda Briney)
I absolutely love the "Then and Now" series of books. I'm interested in city planning and architecture so they fit my needs well but they're also just incredibly fun to look at. The Portland one is also fascinating as I live in California now but hope to move north in the future.

The only thing I wish they would do is put a map either in the front or back highlighting some of the areas in the book.

I currently own this one and the Seattle one. Both are equally great and I plan to buy more of these books in the future!
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jkailikea, August 25, 2006 (view all comments by jkailikea)
we need more historical references for the city of Portland - all references are a place to start for any researcher.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781571454713
Author:
Dodds, Linda
Author:
Buan, Carolyn
Publisher:
Thunder Bay Press
Location:
San Diego
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Historic buildings
Subject:
Portland
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Subject:
Portland (Or.)
Subject:
Portland (Or.) History.
Subject:
Americana-General
Subject:
Travel
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Then & Now Thunder Bay
Series Volume:
150-101-653
Publication Date:
20020507
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
10 x 11.25 in 35 oz

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