An American Hometown: Terre Haute, Indiana, 1927 (Quarry by Tom Roznowski PDF

By Tom Roznowski

ISBN-10: 0253221293

ISBN-13: 9780253221292

They lived "green" out of necessity―walking to paintings, repairing every thing from worn sneakers to wristwatches, recycling milk bottles and boxes. tune used to be principally heard dwell and such a lot residential streets had colour timber. The within sight Wabash River―a repeated topic of tale and song―transported Sunday picnickers to public parks. within the type of an old style urban listing, An American homeland celebrates a bygone American period, targeting existence in Twenties Terre Haute, Indiana. With artfully drawn biographical sketches and generously illustrated histories, famous musician, historian, and storyteller Tom Roznowski not just conjures up a attractiveness worthy remembering, but additionally brings to gentle simply what percentage of our smooth rules of sustainable dwelling are deeply rooted within the American tradition.

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