Camden (Paperback) - Baisden, Cheryl L.

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Poet Walt Whitman proclaimed his adopted home of Camden, in its heyday, "the city invincible," a powerhouse of industrial might destined for greatness. Camden resurrects that fascinating era of invincibility through powerful images of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge construction; Cooper Hospital's nearly ill-fated founding; and the momentous birth of Campbell Soup Company, Victor Talking Machine Company/RCA, and New York Shipbuilding. Also included are images of Camden's neighborhoods, community life, and bustling downtown district, as well as the newsmakers
and lawbreakers who defined the "biggest little city in the world."constants in our lives.

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Publisher Arcadia Pub
Mfg Part# 9780738544649
SKU 202436409
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0738544647
Release Date 4/10/2007
Physical
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6.25L x 0.25T
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Editors Note Poet Walt Whitman proclaimed his adopted home of Camden, in its heyday, "the city invincible," a powerhouse of industrial might destined for greatness. Camden resurrects that fascinating era of invincibility through powerful images of the Benjamin Franklin Bridge construction; Cooper Hospital's nearly ill-fated founding; and the momentous birth of Campbell Soup Company, Victor Talking Machine Company/RCA, and New York Shipbuilding. Also included are images of Camden's neighborhoods, community life, and bustling downtown district, as well as the newsmakersand lawbreakers who defined the "biggest little city in the world."constants in our lives.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0128
Publisher Arcadia Publishing (SC)
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