Jonita Davis's Michigan City's Washington Park (Images of America) PDF

By Jonita Davis

ISBN-10: 0738583383

ISBN-13: 9780738583389

ISBN-10: 1531655483

ISBN-13: 9781531655488

The sand dunes stretched better than many skyscrapers, with the remnants of an deserted lumber at their toes. The sandy, overgrown land used to be not anything that Michigan urban citizens cared to advance, not to mention stopover at. the world used to be principally forgotten till Mayor Martin Krueger made up our minds that his city might have a park and bathing seashore. In a number of brief years, the abandoned quarter was once remodeled right into a kinfolk entertainment middle on Lake Michigan�s southern beaches. those beginnings assisted in shaping the Michigan urban neighborhood. even if, the lakeside park and bathing seashore of this day slightly resemble the recognized entertainment zone of the early 1900s. someplace alongside this town�s background, its maximum asset of that early time�its enjoyment park�transformed right into a usual good looks that remains precious through households this present day, notwithstanding nostalgia continues to be for the park of the earlier. Michigan City�s Washington Parks strains these misplaced leisure years with pictures and the full striking story, from the development of the big wood curler coaster with a lake view to the communal flip towards a nature park.

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