Atlantic City (Postcard History Series) by James D. Ristine,Allen Pergament PDF

By James D. Ristine,Allen Pergament

Atlantic urban used to be based in 1854 and shortly turned a beach lodge surpassing all others, incomes the nickname "Queen of Resorts." Chronicling the honour of town from 1900 to 1930, those classic postcards depict a time whilst viewers have been wanting to walk on a neighborhood invention, the boardwalk; frolic at the seashore; journey a rolling chair; and purchase saltwater taffy. the once a year Easter parade and pass over the United States festival turned Atlantic urban traditions.
Amusement piers provided vaudeville, band live shows, thrill rides, diving horses, fishnet hauls, and extra. viewers stayed in grand motels, between the
largest and most interesting on the earth. via greater than two hundred postcard photos, the superb spirit of this ancient lodge city is revealed.

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