Cedar Point, Sandusky, Ohio, 1985 Season Brochure

Summary

Cedar Point was established as a summer resort at Sandusky, Ohio, in 1870. From its bathing beach and picnic grounds on Lake Erie, the resort grew to include rides, restaurants, hotels and a ballroom. Starting in the 1960s, it was transformed into a modern amusement park with increasingly exciting attractions -- especially roller coasters -- added each year.

Cedar Point was established as a summer resort at Sandusky, Ohio, in 1870. From its bathing beach and picnic grounds on Lake Erie, the resort grew to include rides, restaurants, hotels and a ballroom. Starting in the 1960s, it was transformed into a modern amusement park with increasingly exciting attractions -- especially roller coasters -- added each year.

Artifact

Brochure

Subject Date

1985

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2015.0.16.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Gelatin silver process
Toning (Photography)

Color

Brown

Dimensions

Height: 9 in

Width: 4 in

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