Journey Along the Delaware Lackawanna Western Railroad

Journey Along the Delaware Lackawanna Western Railroad Pictorial History of Pocono Mountain Boarding Homes Hotels Inns 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 regions 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 author's 10 year endeavor to collect postcards depicting the Pocono Mountains The images illustrate how the area's tourism industry developed Readers are destined to enjoy a journey through time while rediscovering treasured memories from a bygone era

About the Author: Alan Sweeney

Judy Sweeney grew up at Moosic Lake A retired elementary school teacher for the Scranton School District she now enjoys working for Keystone College in the Education Department Author of a six book series on Blending Language Skills published by Essential Learning Products two curriculum guides for historic venues in Northeastern Pennsylvania and a book on Behavioral Management published by

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