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Promenade walk, York Beach, Me.

PC001.03.01.TMP.004 (RS82119)

Description

The postcard features the boardwalk, also called a promenade walk, shore and surrounding homes at York Beach, Maine. Men and women walk in pairs and small groups. Many women also carry parasols. The beach is wide and has patches of sand grass.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1984
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188138
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.004

Record details

Originator
Thomson & Thomson (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
beaches
boardwalks
promenades (walkways)
recreation
summer (season)
Material Type
photographs
picture postcards
postcard albums
postcards
Places
York Beach (York county, Maine)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg.28-29. Original in Postcards - Maine - York

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