Journey Along the Delaware, Lackawanna, and Western Railroad: Pictorial History of Pocono Mountain Boarding Homes, Hotels, Inns, and Resorts from the Delaware Water Gap to Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania
Postcard images capture the transformation of the Pocono Mountains from secluded wilderness to vacation destination.With the arrival of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad, numerous stations throughout the Pocono region served those temporarily fleeing the confines of city life. A multitude of boarding homes, hotels, inns and resorts provided travelers with a wide variety of accommodations and activities.This work is a representation of the authors 10 year endeavor to collect postcards depicting the Pocono Mountains. The images illustrate how the areas tourism industry developed.Readers are destined to enjoy a journey through time while rediscovering treasured memories from a bygone era.
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