The good old days--they were terrible!

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Random House, 1974 - Travel - 207 pages
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Looks at the negative aspects of American society between the 1860s and the early 1900s, including housing, education, food, travel, work, and health, illustrated with contemporary cartoons, prints, and photographs.

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Review: The Good Old Days--They Were Terrible!

User Review  - Steve Carroll - Goodreads

Bettmann curated a collection of illustrations and pictures from "the good old days" which in this book is basically the late 19th century. This book includes lots of great pieces from that collection ... Read full review

Review: The Good Old Days--They Were Terrible!

User Review  - Rene Blansette - Goodreads

I've read this before. When I first read it, it was an antidote to the "good old Days" thinking in the last part of the 20th Century. Now reading this, it makes me think that it's the blueprint for ... Read full review

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