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New Haven (CT) (Then and Now) Paperback – June 5, 2006

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (June 5, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0738544752
  • ISBN-13: 978-0738544755
  • Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.8 x 0.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #540,964 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Colin M. Caplan, a native of New Haven, is a graduate of the Tulane School of Architecture and is active with local architectural, preservation, and environmental groups. He has written state historic register nominations and enjoys educating others through history and activism. New Haven's stunning vintage images hail from the collection of the United Advertising Corporation, a signpost and advertising business, and were taken to market its billboards.

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A New Haven, CT native, Colin studied architecture and earth science at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA, graduating with a Masters in Architecture. He is founder and head of Magrisso Forte, an architectural design and research firm that specializes in historic restoration, National Register and historic building consulting and historic archiving. Colin also started Taste of New Haven, culinary and cultural walking and biking tours, one of the most popular leisure events in Connecticut.

Colin was the recipient of the Arts Award from the Arts Council of Greater New Haven in 2008, the Creative Capitalist Award from Business New Haven in 2012, and a Connecticut Preservation Award of Merit for his design of Ordinary Restaurant in 2013. He has authored five published books, the largest National Register nomination in Connecticut and writes a for The Daily Nutmeg. Colin maintains his professional architectural practice with Dean Sakamoto Architects on a range of projects from New England to Hawaii.

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1 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Mardell on March 6, 2010
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Colin made a lucky find in an antique shop near where he lives. The collection of old pictures set him off on a quest to recreate the same views as they look today. As someone who does not know New Haven this was a lucky find for me.
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1 of 4 people found the following review helpful By W. Rogers on January 9, 2007
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This was a requested gift noticed in an article in the newspaper. This book arrived quickly and in good condition. The recipient was surprised and pleased.
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