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Boardwalk Rollers: 1905

Boardwalk Rollers: 1905

Atlantic City circa 1905. "The Shelburne, Michigan Avenue at Boardwalk." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

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Beautiful wicker!

I sure wish I had one of those to have my kids push me around in!

Smooth ride

Sometime after this photo two fore and aft lanes of boards were created for the rolling chairs for a smoother ride and push.

U-Drive-It

The chap in the right foreground is clearly not a hired pusher. There's nothing like a topper and a Prince Albert coat to make you realize you're on vacation, is there?

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