Rose Kennedy's Family Album

Rose Kennedy's Family Album

From the Fitzgerald Kennedy Private Collection, 1878-1946

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Grand Central Pub
A selection of more than 300 images--including family letters, personal ephemera, and captivating photographs--collected by Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, many never seen before, featuring the beloved and revered Kennedy family: This remarkable history dates from 1878 through 1946--up to the aftermath of WWII and the beginning of JFK's political career--and covers everything from the family's first home to beach vacations, from children's birthdays to first Communions. The images capture the formative years of a uniquely American dynasty, imparting a glowing nostalgia to the period and detailing the family's progress as it grows from a pair of turn-of-the-century newlyweds into a populous, vibrant clan of hopeful young men and women on the brink of their brilliant destinies. This is a piece of Americana that readers will treasure.

Baker & Taylor
Features over 300 photographs collected by the Kennedy matriarch, many never seen before, dated between 1878 and 1946 and depicting the life and careers of a family full of hopes and dreams for the future. (This book was previously featured in Forecast.)

HARPERCOLL
To mark John F. Kennedy's centennial, celebrate the life and legacy of the 35th President of the United States.

A selection of more than 300 images--including family letters, personal ephemera, and captivating photographs--collected by Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, many never seen before, featuring the beloved and revered Kennedy family: This remarkable history dates from 1878 through 1946--up to the aftermath of WWII and the beginning of JFK's political career--and covers everything from the family's first home to beach vacations, from children's birthdays to first Communions. The images capture the formative years of a uniquely American dynasty, imparting a glowing nostalgia to the period and detailing the family's progress as it grows from a pair of turn-of-the-century newlyweds into a populous, vibrant clan of hopeful young men and women on the brink of their brilliant destinies. This is a piece of Americana that readers will treasure.

Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781455544813
9781455544806
1455544809
Branch Call Number: 973.922 ROS
Characteristics: xii, 351 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm

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IrishMoon
Dec 05, 2013

A really good pictorial. Historical Moments, plus family insight. Very touching.

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