Great Sodus Bay

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Great Sodus Bay graces the southern shore of Lake Ontario. Known as Bay of the Cayugas to early French explorers and Assorodus (Silvery Waters) to Native American Indians, Sodus Bay is bountiful in beauty and history. Host to many creative souls, entrepreneurs, and seekers of nature, relaxation, and recreation, Great Sodus Bay has captured the hearts of all who visit. The images in this volume provide a tour of the communities and commercial developments, as well as historic lighthouses, vintage boats, and architecture. Take a nostalgic look at Great Sodus Bay from 1890 to 1930—an era of newfound popularity as Sodus Bay developed into a destination resort.
ISBN: 9781467116619
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: New York
Series: Postcard History Series
Images: 206
Pages: 128
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Rosa Fox grew up during the 1950s and 1960s, living year-round on Sodus Bay's LeRoy Island. Rosa and her husband, David, have been collecting vintage Sodus Bay postcards for over 30 years. The Foxes' collection, along with images from other contributors, provides a remarkable history of an important period of Great Sodus Bay's growth. Fox serves as the town of Huron historian.
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