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Elmhurst Park Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Elmhurst Park

Date

  • Creation: 1907/1913
  • Digitized: 2006-11-27

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This illustration appears to be a picture postcard of the entrance to Elmhurst Park, an amusement park on Pollard Creek, about five miles southwest of Mineral Wells. The park operated from 1907 to 1913, and was a major attraction in "the nation's most popular health spa" at that time.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Sports and Recreation - City Parks
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Architecture - Landmarks
  • Keyword: lost landmarks

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County - Mineral Wells
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Start Date: 1907
  • End Date: 1913

Collection

  • Name: A. F. Weaver Collection
    Code: AFWC

Institution

  • Name: Boyce Ditto Public Library
    Code: BDPL

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Postcard

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: AWO_0456P