Indiana Covered Bridges

Indiana University Press
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A symbol of Indiana's past, the covered bridge still evokes feelings of nostalgia, romance, and even mystery. During the 19th century, over 500 of these handsome structures spanned the streams, rivers, and ravines of Indiana. Plagued by floods, fire, storms, neglect, and arson, today fewer than 100 remain. Marsha Williamson Mohr's photographs capture the timeless and simple beauty of these well-traveled structures from around the state, including Parke County—the unofficial covered bridge capital of the world. With 105 color photographs, Indiana's Covered Bridges will appeal to everyone who treasures Indiana's rich architectural heritage.
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About the author

Marsha Williamson Mohr, a freelance photographer, is author of Indiana Barns (IUP, 2010).

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Indiana University Press
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Published on
Sep 11, 2012
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Pages
128
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ISBN
9780253008015
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Language
English
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Genres
Photography / Subjects & Themes / Architectural & Industrial
Photography / Subjects & Themes / Historical
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