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Adirondack Resort in the Nineteenth Century

Harold K. Hochschild

Adirondack Resort in the Nineteenth Century

Blue Mountain Lake, 1870-1900, Stagecoaches and Luxury Hotels

by Harold K. Hochschild

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Published by Syracuse University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • USA,
  • Seasons,
  • Nature,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11358592M
    ISBN 10081568021X
    ISBN 109780815680215
    OCLC/WorldCa4279957

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    The camp remained a private residence until , when the property was sold and then reopened to the public as a one of the premier Lake Placid, New York hotels. Half a century later, new owners saw in the old property the spirit of a grand Adirondack camp in a remarkable setting. At the beginning of the nineteenth century, the mountainous Adirondack region of northern New York was one of the nation’s premier resorts. The grand resort hotels, smaller inns, and boarding houses were concentrated on the region’s many lakes, nowhere more so than on the two large lakes on the region’s eastern edge. It is therefore not surprising that Lakes George and Champlain became.


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