The postcard has been a favored a part of American communique for over a century, documenting either the curiosity of a spot and its background. Captured the following in approximately two hundred classic postcards is the original historical past of this California city, translated in Chippewa as "Crown of the Valley." town of Pasadena, simply north of l. a., sits opposed to the majesty of the Sierra Madre mountain variety. included in 1885, town was once initially often called a lodge urban, choked with travelers from worldwide. Showcased right here by using the author's own postcard assortment are classic photographs of Millionaires Row, the event of the Roses Parade, the Mt. Lowe Railway, and the Alpine Tavern.

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