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New York Jackie: Pictures from Her Life in the City

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As familiar as we are with images of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, the charming former first lady, fewer know the dynamic woman who called New York City home. Shortly after JFK's assassination in 1964, Jackie moved to Manhattan and lived there for the next three decades. This intimate collection of photographs celebrates her life in the city as a mother, book editor, style i ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published March 11th 2014 by Chronicle Books (first published January 14th 2014)
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Jane
Feb 16, 2017 rated it liked it
I felt like this woman never had a moments piece from the photographers.
Mark
Jan 21, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: photography
In many ways, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was a quintessential New Yorker. In a city that prides itself on style and anonymity for those who seek it, Jackie had both.

No matter how casual the event, she was always appropriately dressed, never overdressed nor wearing conspicuous jewelry - except of course on black-tie occasions. When she lived on Fifth Avenue and worked as an editor at Doubleday, she would walk through Central Park on her way to the office wearing a silk scarf on her head and large
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Marathon County Public Library MCPL
NEW YORK JACKIE is a photo-history of the years Jackie Kennedy lived and worked in the big Apple. Taken by a number of photographers, the pix capture her strolling down streets, biking, talking with friends, at work, walking with Caroline and John Jr., attending a Broadway musical, etc. The images date from the mid-1960s to the mid-1990s. Whatever the circumstances, they capture a poised, charming and lovely woman...with a dazzling smile.


Mike O. / Marathon County Public Library
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Ann Keller
Sep 02, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: art, women, biography
Outstanding book! Anyone who loves Jackie will adore the photos in this book.

This is an intimate portrait of one of America's leading ladies, captured in brief glimpses. These photos are as common as Jackie walking down the street with members of her family, sharing ice cream cones with her children or as lovely as Jackie at the opera, dressed in her finest. Even in the most mundane circumstances, you cannot deny that this woman had a style all her own. She was a survivor in so many ways.
Parisa Michailidis
Nov 08, 2016 rated it really liked it
Lovely collection of photographs of Jackie throughout the City. Well bound and attractively presented.
A perfect addition to my collection of Jackie O books.
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Nice quick Jackie in NYC book!
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