Cape May, N.J

Views of scenes and sites in Cape May, N.J., most depicting the beach and boardwalk, but also including the court house, the naval air station, the Cape Theater, Congress Hall and other hotels. Also illustrates the historical pageant of 1939, and honor roll dedication, the annual coronation of Quee...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1915-1946
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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Summary: Views of scenes and sites in Cape May, N.J., most depicting the beach and boardwalk, but also including the court house, the naval air station, the Cape Theater, Congress Hall and other hotels. Also illustrates the historical pageant of 1939, and honor roll dedication, the annual coronation of Queen Maysea, lifeguards, and city officials. Contains documentation of an ambulance, an airplane, and Atlantus, a ship used as breakwater off of Cape May Point.
These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and
Item Description: Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Collection; for general information, see collection record.
Physical Description: 35 photoprints : silver gelatin