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ARCADIA PUBLISHING is an American publisher of neighborhood, local , and regional history of the United States
United States
in pictorial form. Arcadia Publishing
Publishing
also runs the History Press, which publishes text-driven books on American history and folklore.

CONTENTS

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

HISTORY

It was founded in Dover, New Hampshire
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
.

It has a catalog of more than 12,000 titles, and it—along with its subsidiary, The History Press—publishes 900 new titles every year.

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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Books
portal

* Alan Sutton

REFERENCES

* ^ "Histories in the Making". The Philadelphia Inquirer
The Philadelphia Inquirer
. April 11, 2002 – via Newsbank. * ^ Nolte, Carl (October 27, 2005). "Mini-Americana Publisher Finds Small to Be Bountiful". San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco Chronicle
. * ^ Rice, Mark (Fall 2009). "Arcadian Visions of the Past" (PDF). Columbia Journal of American Studies. Vol. 9. pp. 7–26. Retrieved September 19, 2017. (analysis of the successful Images of America series). * ^ "Our Story". Arcadia Publishing. Retrieved June 11, 2009.

* ^ Hall, Alan (March 20, 2005). "The Book Is at the Printer!". Public Library
Library
of Steubenville and Jefferson County, Ohio. Archived from the original on October 2, 2006. Retrieved August 24, 2007. Hall, Alan (July 3, 2005). "Steubenville A Book Written by Librarians". Public Library
Library
of Steubenville and Jefferson County, Ohio. Archived from the original on October 2, 2006. Retrieved 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 . * ^ Staff, Writer
Writer
(2010-02-10). "Arcadia Publishing
Publishing
Becomes 100% FSC Certified". Publishers Weekly
Publishers Weekly
. Retrieved 2017-11-03. * ^ "The History Press". Arcadia Publishing. Retrieved November 15, 2016. * ^ "American Legends". The History Press. Retrieved January 23, 2018. * ^ "Forgotten Tales". The History Press. Retrieved January 23, 2018. * ^ "Haunted America". The History Press. Retrieved November 15, 2016. * ^ "Arcadia Publishing
Publishing
Buys The History Press". Publishers Weekly . July 9, 2014. Retrieved January 23, 2018. * ^ Milliot, Jim (August 9, 2004). "Arcadia Publishing
Publishing
Adopts National View". Publishers Weekly
Publishers Weekly
'. Retrieved August 24, 2007.

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