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Young's Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, circa 1907-1913

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Summary:A view of Young's Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, circa 1907-1913. Caption reads: "Young's Pier, Atlantic City, N. J. The location of Atlantic City is particularly advantageous for a summer resort by the ocean. It is built upon an island lying five miles out from the mainland, entirely surrounded by salt water. The air at all times bears the invigorating brine of the Atlantic. Still farther out extend the great steel piers, lined with amusement resorts and offering additional coolness." Postmark date: August 7, 1913; Postcard number: 619; Message included.
Provider:Hugh C. Leighton Co.
Printing place:Europe
German Empire
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maine
Place of origin – Settlement:Portland
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Jersey
Geographical subject – Settlement:Atlantic City
Topical subjects:Amusement piers
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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