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

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

undated

Location Note

Folder 3.3

GUSN

GUSN-292759

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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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
tourist maps
photographs
captions
maps
publications

Physical Description

1 publication; 8 x 8.75 inches; 15 pages

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Reference Code

MS028.05.003.004

Places

Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [cape]
New York City (New York state)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce (Publisher)
Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket Hotel Association (Publisher)
Nichols & Eldridge (Printer)

Material Type

publications

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Folder 3.3