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York Beach, Me., York Beach, and Union Bluffs

PC001.03.01.TMP.005 (RS82118)

Description

This postcard depicts York Beach with men, women and children strolling along the seaweed covered shore and swimming in the surf. Above the beach on the Union Bluffs are large hotels and homes.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1919
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
188141
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.005

Record details

Originator
Hugh C. Leighton Co. (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
bathing beaches
beaches
grand hotels
swimmers
Material Type
photographs
picture postcards
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. 29.
Physical Access Restrictions
Top right-hand corner is missing.

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