Al Fresco Amusement Park- Flooded- circa 1908

Item

Title

Al Fresco Amusement Park- Flooded- circa 1908

Description

This is the developed image of a glass slide negative depicting the Al Fresco amusement park near the "Figure Eight" roller coaster. It shows the flood waters of the Illinois river.

Contributor

ONWER: Phillip Mott

Coverage

Peoria Heights, IL
Circa 1908

Date Created

Circa 1908

Date Submitted

2020-03-2020

Identifier

2020-0001

Subject

roller coaster
flood
disaster
Illinois River
amusement park
ride
flood, flooding, floods, flooded
Peoria Heights

Type

image

Medium

glass negative
NOTE: damaged during development- There is now a scratch in the grass to the left of the roller coaster.