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Smile: A Picture History of Olympic Park, 1887-1965

Smile: A Picture History of Olympic Park, 1887-1965

by Alan A. Siegel
     
 

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The author chronicles the evolution of Olympic Park from a den of hedonism and intoxication in the 1880's into Essex County's most popular family entertainment site in the 1950's and 1960's. Though the doors to Olympic Park have been closed for thirty years, it will forever reside in the memories of many as a towering monument on the cultural landscape of New Jersey

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The author chronicles the evolution of Olympic Park from a den of hedonism and intoxication in the 1880's into Essex County's most popular family entertainment site in the 1950's and 1960's. Though the doors to Olympic Park have been closed for thirty years, it will forever reside in the memories of many as a towering monument on the cultural landscape of New Jersey in a simpler, more innocent, and less affluent time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813522555
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1995
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 11.14(h) x 0.41(d)

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