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ARCADIA PUBLISHING is an American publisher of local history .

CONTENTS

* 1 History * 2 The History Press * 3 Distribution * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 External links

HISTORY

It was founded in Dover, New Hampshire , in 1993 by United Kingdom -based Tempus Publishing
Publishing
, but became independent in 2004. The corporate office is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
.

Its formula for regional publishing is to use local writers or historians to write about their community using 180 to 240 black-and-white photographs with captions and introductory paragraphs in a 128 page book. The _Images of America_ series is the company's largest product line.

Other series include _Images of Rail, Images of Sports, Images of Baseball, Black America, Postcard History, Campus History, Corporate History, Legendary Locals, Images of Modern America_, and _Then border:solid #aaa 1px">

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portal

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REFERENCES

* ^ "Histories in the making", _ The Philadelphia Inquirer _, April 11, 2002. * ^ Nolte, Carl. "Mini-Americana publisher finds small to be bountiful", _ San Francisco Chronicle _, October 27, 2005. * ^ Rice, Mark. "Arcadian Visions of the Past", _Columbia Journal of American Studies_, Volume 9, (Fall 2009), Retrieved September 27, 2010 (analysis of the successful _Images of America_ series). * ^ Hall, Alan. "The Book Is at the Printer!" Archived October 2, 2006, at the Wayback Machine . March 20, 2005, and "_Steubenville_ A Book Written by Librarians" Archived October 2, 2006, at the Wayback Machine ., July 3, 2005. Public Library
Library
of Steubenville and Jefferson County, Ohio. Accessed August 24, 2007. Hall is a co-author and describes the process of writing and editing an Acadia book _Steubenville_ ISBN 978-0-7385-3399-5 . * ^ "Our Story", Arcadia Publishing. Accessed June 11, 2009. * ^ "The History Press". Arcadia Publishing. Retrieved November 15, 2016. * ^ "Haunted America". Arcadia Publishing. Retrieved November 15, 2016. * ^ Milliot, Jim. "Arcadia Publishing
Publishing
Adopts National View", _ Publishers Weekly _, August 9, 2004. Accessed August 24,