In this period the United States became an important player in world affairs. Photographers recorded the changing life; man, woman and children as individuals. As a portrait or as a genre photo, showing an american identity in the Civil War and the years of Reconstruction.The lives of woman as mothers, men at work, city environs and industralization. Depression era photos of everyday life.
All photos in the book can be ordered as posters. It's history that you can touch.