Vanishing Roadside America

Vanishing Roadside America
Author : Warren H. Anderson
Publisher :
Total Pages : 152
Release : 1981
ISBN 10 : UCAL:B4924662
ISBN 13 :
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Vanishing Roadside America Book Description:

This book is a collection of coloured pencil drawings of roadside signs and other objects originally depicted on postcards in the United States during the 1930's and 1940's, including the artist's thoughts on the design and meaning of each image depicted.

Vanishing Roadside America
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Warren H. Anderson
Categories: Advertising
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher:

This book is a collection of coloured pencil drawings of roadside signs and other objects originally depicted on postcards in the United States during the 1930'
Vanishing Roadside America
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Warren H. Anderson
Categories: Advertising
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher:

This book is a collection of coloured pencil drawings of roadside signs and other objects originally depicted on postcards in the United States during the 1930'
The Automobile in American History and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 487
Authors: Michael L. Berger
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Presents a collection of bibliographic essays that describe the history, culture, and impact of the automobile and automobile industry in the United States.
Route 66 Remembered
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Michael Karl Witzel
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

Now available in paperback!!This incredible collection of historical photographs captures the reverence of all the attractions and towns of the Mother Road, Rou
Main Street to Miracle Mile
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Chester Liebs
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-08 - Publisher: JHU Press

Traces the development of diners, motels, drive-in movies, gas stations, miniature golf courses, supermarkets, and auto showrooms and examines the ways their ar
Remembering Roadside America
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: John A. Jakle
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-30 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

The use of cars and trucks over the past century has remade American geography—pushing big cities ever outward toward suburbanization, spurring the growth of
Along Route 66
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Quinta Scott
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-11 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

It was the way out. Invented on the cusp of the depression, Route 66 was the road out of the mines, off the farm, away from troubled Main Street. It was the roa
Romance of the Road
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Ronald Primeau
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Popular Press

"Americans have treated the highway as sacred space," says Primeau (English, Central Michigan U.) introducing the rich tradition of prose and non-fiction road n
American Urban Guidenotes
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors:
Categories: United States
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher:

Vanishing British Columbia
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Michael Kluckner
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: UBC Press

The old buildings and historic places of British Columbia form a kind of "roadside memory," a tangible link with stories of settlement, change, and abandonment
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