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California State Fair by Carson Hendricks
Houseboats of Sausalito by Phil Frank
Maritime Marin : 15 historic postcards by Branwell Fanning
Rosie the Riveter in Long Beach : 15 historic postcards by Gerrie Schiske
San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury (Images of America: California) by Katherine Powell Cohen
San Francisco's Market Street Railway : 15 historic postcards by Walt Vielbaum
Vanishing Portland : 15 historic postcards by Ray Bottenberg
Lighthouses of the Bay Area : 15 historic postcards by Betty S. VeronicoCalifornia
The Palace Hotel : 15 historic postcards by Richard HarnedCalifornia
San Francisco landmarks : 15 historic postcards by Catherine A. AccardiCalifornia
San Francisco's California Street Cable Cars : 15 Historic Postcards by Walter RiceCalifornia
Skiing at Lake Tahoe by Mark McLaughlinCalifornia
The Everglades by Robert S. CarrFlorida
Brunswick (MD) (Postcards of America) by Mary H. RubinMaryland
Milton architecture by Anthony Mitchell SammarcoMassachusetts
St. Louis 1904 World's Fair : 15 Historic Postcards by Joe SondermanMissouri
Albuquerque: Deco and Pueblo (NM) (Postcards of America) by Paul R. SecordNew Mexico
Vanishing Portland by Ray BottenbergOregon

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Series description

Arcadia Publishing series of 'books' of 15 postcards which can be detached and mailed.

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