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Hotels and beach, Atlantic City, New Jersey, circa 1915-1917

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Alternate title:Where the hotels tower above the beach, Atlantic City, N. J.
Summary:A view of the beach with the Traymore and Marlborough-Blenheim hotels visible in the background, Atlantic City, New Jersey, circa 1915-1917. Message reads: "This is my home for a few days. Some house, isn't it. Just a city by itself. The inside is beautiful. I have had the most leisure today of any day since I left home, so am sending cards. Went by the Jesuit college on my way to Valley Forge. Lots of young men walking about the campus in their cassocks and some had on caps. Will soon be at home and glad to be there. Mrs. Besse." Postmark date: April 22, 1917; Postcard number: 71710; Message included.
Provider:Detroit Publishing Co.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Michigan
Place of origin – Settlement:Detroit
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Jersey
Geographical subject – Settlement:Atlantic City
Topical subjects:Beaches
Hotels
Traymore Hotel (Atlantic City, N.J.)
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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