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Object ID RG0843.AM
Collection RG0843 Capitol Beach Amusement Park (Lincoln, Neb.)
Object Name Organizational records
Extent of Description 1 folder; 2 items
Title Capitol Beach Amusement Park collection
Dates of Creation 1930
Date 05/30/1930
Scope & Content The collection consists of an undated typescript written by Lois D. Gerard of Fairbury, Nebraska. The typescript is entitled, "On Visiting Capitol Beach." The story describes a visit to the Capitol Beach Amusement Park in Lincoln, Nebraska, through the viewpoint of a young woman accompanied by her boyfriend. Various attractions, events, prices, etc. are described. Also included is a letter from the Nebraska State Journal to Lois Gerard declining the story for publication. The letter is dated May 30, 1930 and is signed by Frank L. Williams, managing editor.
Creator Gerard, Lois D.
Other Creators Williams, Frank L.
Subjects Amusement parks
Amusement rides
Entertainment
Recreation
People Clemens, Lois D. (Gerard), 1907-1998
Williams, Frank L., 1866-1943
Search Terms Capitol Beach Amusement Park (Lincoln, Neb.)
Amusements -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Amusement parks -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Recreation -- Nebraska -- Lincoln
Dating (social customs)