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Shooting the chutes at Wonderland, Revere Beach, Mass.

PC001.03.01.TMP.035 (RS82132)

Description

Full color postcard depicting the boat chute ride at Wonderland amusement park, Revere Beach, Massachusetts. Gondola style boats filled with tourists shoot down a water filled slide under a bridge filled with spectators and into a canal lined with more spectators. In the background more rides and pavillions can be seen.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
1907
Date Notes
Copyright date.
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
191164
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.035

Record details

Originator
Robbins Bros. Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
amusement parks
amusement rides
leisure
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Subjects
Revere Beach (beach)
Places
Revere (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Wonderland (Revere Beach, Mass. : Amusement park)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg. 37. Original in Postcards - Wonderland, Revere Beach, MA

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