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By Joseph M. Lee III

ISBN-10: 0738506168

ISBN-13: 9780738506166

ISBN-10: 1531603947

ISBN-13: 9781531603946

Augusta and Summerville showcases infrequent nineteenth-century stereoviews and pictures from the large number of Joseph M. Lee III and the Augusta Museum of heritage, spanning a 41-year interval from 1859 to 1900. The enticing pictures inside of 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 photographs have by no means been released and supply an strangely worthwhile resource of data approximately Augusta and its environs. recognized the area around for its pristine landscapes and �Garden urban� allure, Augusta has continually been a photographer�s dream. Lush, verdant scenes bear in mind a urban but unmarked by means of the scars of enlargement, nonetheless having fun with the tranquility of lifestyles within the previous South. perspectives of early companies and houses on vast and Greene Streets, the flood of 1888, neighborhood monuments, historical church buildings and cemeteries, pioneering colleges, the early cotton crop, and quarter 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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