Lakeside Amusement Park was built in 1920 on Mason's Creek. The "lake" seen here was the area's first public swimming pool, complete with sand beach. Also visible is the "Thriller" rollercoaster and the bumper car pavilion.
George C. Davis Photography
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George C. Davis Photography, “FE019 Lakeside,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed December 15, 2019, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/FE019.