White Plains in Pictures 1927
Folio Picture Book
White Plains in Pictures 1927 White Plains in Pictures 1927
detail: cover
White Plains in Pictures 1927
The Daily Reporter, White Plains, New York: 1927
Folio, stiff green ribbon-tied wraps
$425

Picture book of houses, banks, and sites in White Plains, New York published by The Daily Reporter newspaper. Numerous half-tone photographic illustrations, including many major estates. Shows White Plains early in the history of the development of Westchester as a major suburb of New York City. According to the frontis page White Plains is the "County Seat of Westchester and Birthplace of the State of New York." The purpose of the book was further described:

The Daily Reporter presents, on the occasion of its Tenth Anniversary, 'White Plains in Pictures.' The purpose is to give the people of this city a better idea of the beauties and advantages of their home community, and to acquaint with these any outside our city who may be interested in coming to live among us.

Condition: Generally very good, with the usual toning, wear, and handling. Covers a bit worn, soiled, and worn, but intact.