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"Come to Cape Cod: The Land of the Early American"

MS028.05.003.004 (RS196049)

Description

As an early tourist manual, this publication displays many of Cape Cod's distinctive sights and settings. The first few pages of the document are photographs accompanied by captions. These photographs primarily depict what life is like on the Cape: golfing, horseback riding, beaches, etc. The only writing within the publication shows the public how to get to Cape Cod from New York and Boston. The publication concludes with more photographs of the scenery on the Cape. This document also contains a fold-out map.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
undated
Physical Description
1 publication; 8 x 8.75 inches; 15 pages
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
292759
Reference Code
MS028.05.003.004

Record details

Originator
Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce (Publisher)
Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket Hotel Association (Publisher)
Nichols & Eldridge (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
canals
captions
maps
photographs
tourist maps
Material Type
publications
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [cape]
New York City (New York state)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Folder 3.3

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