In the early years of the 20th century, Queens County underwent an enormous transformation. The Queensboro Bridge of 1909 forever changed the landscape of this primarily rural area into the urban metropolis it is today. Forgotten Queens shows New York s largest borough between the years 1920 and 1950, when it was adorned with some of the finest model housing and planned communities anywhere in the country. Victorian mansions, cookie-cutter row houses, fishing shacks, and beachside bungalows all coexisted next to workplaces ...

Forgotten Queens 2013, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston

ISBN-13: 9781467120654

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Forgotten Queens 2013, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531672447

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