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Image for Enfield [Minnesota]: A Swedish American Farm Community 1850-2002 (Images of America Series)

Enfield [Minnesota]: A Swedish American Farm Community 1850-2002 (Images of America Series)

By: Abrahamson, Dean E.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2003-08-04

Seller ID: 010735

ISBN: 0738523097

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Images of America Series: Enfield: A Swedish American Farm Community 1850-2002 by Dean E. Abrahamson. From the back cover: The area of Silver Creek Township was settled in the 1850s by Swedish immigrants who left their ancestral home to face the challenges of life in the new world. They cleared the land and developed a prosperous farming community, which they named Enfield when a post office was established in 1910. Dean E. Abrahamson is the descendant of some of those original Swedish immigrants who settled in Enfield. Born and raised in Silver Creek Township, he sp... View more info

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Lakota Sioux Missions South Dakota (Images of America Series)

By: Cerney, Jan

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2005-05-16

Seller ID: 010728

ISBN: 0738533939

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Lakota Sioux Missions South Dakota by Jan Cerney. Images of America series. From the book cover: In Lakota Sioux Missions, over two hundred historical photographs illustrate the story of the mission era, its intended policy of assimilation, the resistance to change, and eventual compromise. The Images of America Series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns, and cities across the country. Using archival photographs, each title presents the distinctive stories from the past that shape the character of the community today. Arcadia Publishing, Charleston SC, 20... View more info

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Mt. Rushmore and Keystone [South Dakota] (Images of America Series)

By: Domek, Tom; Hayes, Robert E.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-05-15

Seller ID: 010663

ISBN: 0738539619

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Mt. Rushmore and Keystone by Tom Domek andRobert E. Hayes. Images of America Series. Contents: 1 Early Keystone, Gold and Hard Rock Mining (1876-1925); 2 The Mount Rushmore Years (1925-1941); 3 The Stratobowl Launches the Space Industry (1934-1935); 4 The Rise of Tourism (1925-2005). From the back cover: The Images of America Series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns, and cities across the country. Using archival photographs, each title presents the distinctive stories from the past that shape the character of the community today. Arcadia Publishing, Char... View more info

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Reform Jews of Minneapolis [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Lewin, Rhoda

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2004-09-27

Seller ID: 010749

ISBN: 0738532177

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Reform Jews of Minneapolis [Minnesota] by Rhoda Lewin. Images of America series. From the book cover: The German Jews who began coming to Minneapolis in the 1850s quickly entered society as doctors, lawyers, professors, merchants, and leaders in clothing and cigar manufacturing. In 1878 they founded Sharai Tov, now Temple Israel, one of the ten largest Reform congregations in the U.S. today. This collection uncovers the challenges and triumphs of Reform Jews in Minneapolis, capturing their cultural, economic, political, and social history from the 1850s to day, inclu... View more info

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Jewish Community of North Minneapolis [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Lewin, Rhoda

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2001-12-10

Seller ID: 010733

ISBN: 0738508179

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Jewish Community of North Minneapolis by Rhoda Lewin. Images of America series. From the book cover: The stories of the Jewish community of North Minneapolis are an important part of the rich and diverse mosaic of the city?s history. By 1936, there were more than 16,000 Jews in Minneapolis, and 70 percent of them lived on the North Side. A community volunteer and historian, author Rhoda Lewin has been a columnist for American Jewish World, taught at the University of Minnesota, written articles on the Minneapolis Jewish community for Minnesota History and other publi... View more info

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Preston [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Mathison, Al

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2004-09-27

Seller ID: 010745

ISBN: 0738532363

Condition: New


New paperback book copy Preston [Minnesota] by Al Mathison. Images of America series. From the book cover: Nestled in a lush valley along the banks of the Root River, Preston, Minnesota, is ideally located at the geographic center of Fillmore County. The earliest settlers found the area rich with everything they needed to build a community: timber, building stone, water power, and fertile soils. By 1860, Preston was a bustling business and government center in the heart of the most populous county in Minnesota. With rare and vintage photographs culled from the collection of the Fillmore County... View more info

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Des Moines [Iowa]: 1845-1920 (Images of America Series)

By: McCue, Craig S.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-08-30

Seller ID: 010744

ISBN: 0738540730

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Des Moines [Iowa] by Craig S. McCue. Images of America series. From the book cover: Founded at the fork of two wilderness rivers, Fort Des Moines (which narrowly escaped being named Fort Raccoon) was a temporary garrison of dragoons to keep the peace between Native Americans and settlers until the area could be organized into a territory. An amateur photographer, historian, and collector of antiquarian books and memorabilia, Craig S. McCue offers a unique perspective on American life in this collection. The Images of America Series celebrates the history of neighborh... View more info

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DMC Needlepoint Canvas Collection: Noah's Ark Umbrella Number NC018 (Canvas Only)

By: Needlepoint design adapted from the original artwork of Past & Presents

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DMC Corporation (South Kearny NJ:

Seller ID: 008156

Condition: Brand New!


New in original packaging. DMC Needlepoint Canvas Collection: Noah's Ark Umbrella Number NC018 (Canvas Only). Needlepoint design adapted from the original artwork of Past & Presents copyright 2002. Design size 8 x 8 inches (20cm x 20cm). Canvas size 12 x 12 inches (30.5cm x 30.5cm). UPC 077540389919. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Remembering Rapid City [South Dakota]: A Nostalgic Look At The 1920's Through The 1970's (Images of America Series)

By: Pechan, Bev; Groethe, Bill

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2002-11-18

Seller ID: 010739

ISBN: 0738520098

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Images of America Series: Remembering Rapid City [South Dakota]: A Nostalgic Look at the 1920s through the 1970s by Bev Pechan and Bill Groethe. From the back cover: Rapid City, the Summer Playground of America, was founded in 1876 by gold seekers, fueled by a rush to the Black Hills following the Custer Expedition of 1874. By the end of World War I, the popularity of the automobile and newly constructed roads helped to shape area tourism. Mount Rushmore, 23 miles distant, was under construction in 1927, and the new Alex Johnson Hotel was completed in 1928. On June 9... View more info

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Door Peninsula [Wisconsin] Shipwrecks (Images of America Series)

By: Van Harpen, Jon Paul

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2006-05-08

Seller ID: 010732

ISBN: 0738540145

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Door Peninsula [Wisconsin] Shipwrecks by Jon Paul Van Harpen. Images of America series. From the book cover: Door County [Wisconsin] is the final resting place of many shipwrecks, from the first Euro American ships to sail the western Great Lakes, LaSalle?s fabled Griffin that lest Washington Island in 1679 never to be heard from again, to modern day pleasure crafts that find the shallow inlets and bays hard to navigate. Door Peninsula Shipwrecks takes the reader on a photographic journey around the peninsula and back to a time of wooden ships and iron men. From Stur... View more info

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Eden Prairie [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Wittenberg, Marie Berger

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2003-10-20

Seller ID: 010747

ISBN: 073853188X

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Eden Prairie [Minnesota] by Marie Berger Wittenberg. Images of America series. From the book cover: Nestled on the banks of the Minnesota River, the city of Eden Prairie possesses a vibrant history and a unique heritage. This book showcases over 200 historic photographs, many of which are published for the first time, to document Eden Prairie?s rural roots and urban progress, from the 1850s, when immigrants began to settle in the region, through the present day. The Images of America Series celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns, and cities across the country... View more info

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Sauk Rapids and Benton County [Minnesota] (Images of America Series)

By: Zurek, Ronald Christopher

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2002-05-27

Seller ID: 010748

ISBN: 073851960X

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Sauk Rapids and Benton County [Minnesota] by Ronald Christopher Zurek. Images of America series. From the book cover: Sauk Rapids and Benton County tells the rich and interesting history of one of the oldest counties in the state of Minnesota. Benton County was named for Thomas Hart Benton, long time Senator from Missouri, for his efforts in securing the passage of the Homestead Act that helped early settlers, their families, and their descendants live and prosper in this region. For several years the village was the northernmost point of steamboat navigation on the ... View more info