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Pleasure Spots For Summer Vacationist Graves & Ramsdell System

Pleasure Spots For Summer Vacationist

Graves & Ramsdell System

Publication: Privately printed, 1912, NP

5" x 7" oblong printed wrappers. 32pp. to include wrappers. Black and white illustrations. Graves and Ramsdell became successful after taking over the management of the Hampton Beach Casino and Cottages, the Canobie Lake Park, Cape Cottage Casino, Pine Island Park and Highland Park. Because of its accessibility, Hampton Beach is a favorite retreat for families and an attractive summer resort. Information includes the pleasures of Hampton Beach; the Ocean House which accommodates 200 guests; Canobie Lake Park which includes fifty acres of land and forest located in Salem, New Hampshire; Cape Cottage located on Cape Elizabeth overlooks the Portland harbor and is only four miles from Portland. Located in Avon is Highland Park which has many attractions. Pine Island Park is considered one of the best lakes for bathing in New Hampshire. The bath house is described along with the lake, bowling alleys, penny arcades, et. al. General R.E. Graves and Charles J. Ramsdell have been expanding their extensive system of hotels and restaurants. Some of the photographs include the Hampton Beach Casino; Boating at Canobie Lake; Cape Cottage Theatre; Cape Cottage Casino; Scenic View at Highland Park; Dancing Pavilion and Boat House at Pine Island Park, et. al. Minimal wear to spine else a nice copy.

Inventory Number: 40899

$125.00