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SR062 Lakeside

FILES

sr062.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

SR062 Lakeside

Description

In 1936, Lakeside was purchased by H.L. Roberts, and his family owned and operated Lakeside for the next fifty years. When the amusement park opened it was described as “the largest pool anyone had ever seen,” complimented by a beach of imported sand and a boardwalk.

Creator

unknown

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Date

1930

Contributor

Nelson Harris, George Wade

Rights

Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.

Format

Digital Postcard

Type

Still Image

Identifier

sr062

Is Version Of

Salem and Roanoke County in Vintage Postcards by Nelson Harris (2005)

Citation

unknown, “SR062 Lakeside,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed August 9, 2022, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/sr062.