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Atlantic City

Atlantic City( )
Author: Ristine, James D.
Foreword by: Pergament, Allen
Series title:Postcard History Ser.
ISBN:978-0-7385-5704-5
Publication Date:Apr 2008
Publisher:Arcadia Publishing
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.99
Book Description:

Atlantic City was founded in 1854 and soon became a seaside resort surpassing all others, earning the nickname "Queen of Resorts." Chronicling the glory of the city from 1900 to 1930, these vintage postcards depict a time when visitors were eager to stroll on a local invention, the boardwalk; frolic on the beach; ride a rolling chair; and buy saltwater taffy. The annual Easter parade and Miss America Pageant became Atlantic City traditions.

Amusement piers offered vaudeville, band...
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Book Details
Pages:128
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / State & Local / Middle Atlantic (Dc, De, Md, Nj, Ny, Pa)
Travel / United States / Northeast / Middle Atlantic (Nj, Ny, Pa)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.54 x 9.19 x 0.38 Inches
Book Weight:0.656 Pounds



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