Lost Attractions of Georgia

$23.99
Publishing 3/1/2021
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Overview
While Atlanta has been a major tourist destination since the Civil War, travelers rarely encountered the rest of Georgia unless they were on their way to Florida. That meant scores of attractions, motels, restaurants and gas stations sprang up along the major and minor routes, all vying for their own piece of those Yankee dollars. In Lost Attractions of Georgia, author Tim Hollis introduces us to such defunct sights as Storyland and the Georgia Game Park, as well as now-extinct elements of popular attractions, including Six Flags Over Georgia, Rock City, Stone Mountain Park and others.
Details
ISBN: 9781467146937
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
Date:
State: Georgia
Series: Lost
Images: 182
Pages: 144
Dimensions: 6 (w) x 9 (h)
Author
Tim Hollis has written thirty-four books on pop culture history, a number of them concerning southeastern tourism. He also operates his own museum of vintage toys, souvenirs and other pop culture artifacts near Birmingham, Alabama.