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By James D. Ristine,Allen Pergament

Atlantic urban was once based in 1854 and shortly turned a beach inn surpassing all others, incomes the nickname "Queen of Resorts." Chronicling the distinction of the town from 1900 to 1930, those classic postcards depict a time while 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 US festival grew to become Atlantic urban traditions.
Amusement piers provided vaudeville, band concert events, 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 2 hundred postcard photos, the fantastic spirit of this old hotel city is revealed.

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