A richly illustrated book on the influence of electricity in the daily lives of young people from Rio de Janeiro, between the 1920s and the 1940s. In line with the story on the main transformations that happened to the urban landscape, especially in lighting and transportation, and in the domestic scenario, especially when it comes to the widespread use of appliances, the book presents interesting data on the daily life of children and teenagers in that period, including sports, movies, radio, beaches and parks, reading material and toys.
* Available for consultation only. Please, contact the Leo Amaral Penna Library.
21,5 x 28 cm
Memória da Eletricidade