The Flume Gorge at Franconia Notch by Michael J. Maddigan - PDF and EPUB eBook
Lying at the heart of Franconia Notch State Park, the Flume has enthralled travelers since the first decades of the nineteenth...
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Details of The Flume Gorge at Franconia Notch
- Exact title of the book
- The Flume Gorge at Franconia Notch
- Book author
- Michael J. Maddigan
- Book edition
- Number of pages
- 208 pages
- May 27th 2019 by The History Press
- File size (in PDF)
- 832 kB
Some brief overview of book
Lying at the heart of Franconia Notch State Park, the Flume has enthralled travelers since the first decades of the nineteenth century. Early tourists like Emerson and Thoreau were awed by the gorge's wild grandeur and spectacular granite walls rising nearly ninety feet overhead. Railroads in the 1850s brought a flood of visitors, including artists, poets, scientists and photographers, who richly documented the natural splendor of the Flume.
Since that time, the Flume has become one of New Hampshire's most popular attractions, drawing thousands to view its beauty each year. Join historian Michael J. Maddigan as he explores the fascinating history of one of New Hampshire's most beloved scenic treasures.