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SARATOGA SPRINGS-A Famous Resort-Hotels-Historic Events-Mineral

Springs-Attractions—Saratoga Lake--Mt. McGregor-Population,

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LAKE GEORGE-A Democratic Resort-Location and History-Attractions of

the Region-Summer Population,

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CHAUTAUQUA-Location-Elevation-Resorts Educational Centre - Build-

ings-Schools-Recreations, .

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WATKINS GLEN—Situation-Scenery--Cascades—The Iron Bridge-Hotel-

Art Gallery—The Cathedral—Various Attractions,

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THE THOUSAND ISLANDS—The St. Lawrence River—The Rapids—
Steamers—The Morning Hours—Various Islands--Alexandria Bay-Round Island
Park-Thousand Island Park-Evening Scenes-Cottages—Westminster Park-On
the River Banks—The Long Sault - Lake St. Francis—Through the Rapids-Victoria
Bridge - Montreal,

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CRESSON-Location-- Elevation-Hotels and Cottages-Forests—Roads-Me-

dicinal Springs,

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THE HORSESHOE CURVE-Up Grade—A Peculiar Curve— Across the

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Chasm-A Curious Delusion,

GREENWOOD LAKE–Location-Area--Numerous Attractions—Camping Out

-Scenery, .

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CONEY ISLAND-Area and Location-Discovery-Early History--As a Plea-

sure Resort_New Attractions—Elements of Popularity—Iron Piers-Hotels—Four

Divisions,

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LONG BRANCH-Location-Attractions-Original Settlement— The Beach-

Hotels-- Various Sections,

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ATLANTIC CITY-Climatic Advantages--Location-- Railroad Connections-

Churches and Newspapers-Various Attractions,

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CAPE MAY CITY-Location-Early Settlement-Attractions—Cape May Point

-Bathing Facilities—City Avenues—Hotels and Cottages,

OLD POINT COMFORT-Climate-Location-Fortress Monroe-Hampton-

Neighboring Localities—Social Enjoyments,

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JEKYL ISLAND—Location-Former Popularity-Recent Purchase-Improve-

ments-Management-Attractions-Climate,

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ST. JOHN'S RIVER-Rise and Course-Steamboat Trip—Orange Groves —

Lake George-Luxuriant Vegetation-Stopping Places-The Everglades-Florida

as a Winter Resort, .

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TEXAS AND THE GREAT SOUTHWEST – Scenery — The St. Louis
Bridge—The Meramec River—The Iron Mountain-Pilot Knob Mountain-The
Ozark Mountain Section- Beautiful Scenes—The Black River-Little Rock, Hot
Springs-Medicinal Character of the Waters-Scenic Beauty-Increasing Popularity

HERE AND THERE IN THE GREAT WEST—Starting Point-Warrens-
burg-Agricultural Operations-Great American Desert-Oklahoma-Scenes in Illinois

- In the Vicinity of Ottawa-Deer Park Glen-Bailey's Falls-Iowa-Spirit Lake-

Little Spirit Lake-West Okoboji Lake - Minnesota— Lake Minnetonka--Detroit

Lake, Dakota-Lake Minnewakan, or Devil's Lake,

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UTAH AND THE GREAT SALT LAKE-An Interesting Section- Moun-
tain Ranges-Elevations-Sharp Contrasts—Salt Lake City-Evidences of Prosperity
- The Great Salt Lake Chemical Constituents of the Water-Density-Area of the

Lake-Islands-Steamers-Cañons,

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK -Early Visitors-Scientific Exploration
-Reservation by Congress-Form and Area --Elevation-Rivers--Railroads- Mam-

EARLY SETTLEMENTS.

THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR.

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