Shooting the chutes at Wonderland, Revere Beach, Mass.

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1907

GUSN

GUSN-191164

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

amusement parks
amusement rides
leisure
postcards
photographs

Physical Description

1 postcard

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.03.01.TMP.035

Date Notes

Copyright date.

Places

Revere (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Robbins Bros. Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)

Material Type

postcards
photographs

Subjects

Revere Beach (beach)

Accruals Note

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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