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'Images of America' series publisher releases new Mercer Island book

Island Books is selling Arcadia Publishing
Island Books is selling Arcadia Publishing's new 'Mercer Island' book as part of the 'Images of America' series. The book's author is longtime Mercer Island resident Priscilla Ledbetter Padgett.
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Island Books is selling Arcadia Publishing's new "Mercer Island" book, a collection of 200 historical black and white pictures dating back to the late 1800s. The 128-page book is part of the "Images of America" series, titles documenting cities and small towns across the country.

Longtime Mercer Island resident Priscilla Ledbetter Padgett, a documentary filmmaker and writer, is the author of the book. Images are from libraries, museums, state and local archives, state agencies, churches, newspapers and Islanders' personal collections.

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