Golden Gate Park

Golden Gate Park
Author : Christopher Pollock
Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
Total Pages : 128
Release : 2003
ISBN 10 : 0738528536
ISBN 13 : 9780738528533
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Golden Gate Park Book Description:

An oasis of peace and nature in a crowded city, San Francisco's Golden Gate Park is one of the largest and most diverse parks in the world. Spanning over 1,000 acres, the park is home to gardens, lakes, museums, athletic fields, even a paddock for bison. It is wildly popular with locals and tourists alike, and through the years visitors have always enjoyed sending postcards from this amazing place. Through this collection of early postcards from 1894 through 1940, readers will experience classic views of Golden Gate Park, including some that no longer exist. Encompassing the park's famed monuments, statues, windmills, lakes, streams, and beautiful attractions like the bandshell and the Japanese Tea Garden, these images detail a fascinating place that stays with everyone who visits.


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