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Tim Hollis

Lost Attractions of Florida's Miracle Strip

Lost Attractions of Florida's Miracle Strip

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Beginning in the early 1950s, the 130 miles of Florida coastline stretching from Panama City to Pensacola were branded as the Miracle Strip. Between those cities, oddities sprang up: goofy miniature golf courses, neon-bedecked motels, reptile farms and attractions that sought to re-create environments ranging from the South Pacific to the ghost towns of the Old West. In total, it was a marketing effort that worked brilliantly. Tourists flocked to the Strip, and now they can return. Author Tim Hollis presents a colorful array of these now-vanished sights, from the garish Miracle Strip Amusement Park to such oddities as Castle Dracula and the Museum of the Sea and Indian.

Author: Tim Hollis
Publisher: History Press
Published: 01/17/2022
Pages: 144
Weight: 0.50lbs
Size: 8.90h x 5.91w x 0.39d
ISBN: 9781467150330

About the Author
Hollis, Tim: - Tim Hollis has written thirty-five books on pop culture history, with a number of them concerning southeastern tourism. He also operates his own museum of vintage toys, souvenirs and other pop culture artifacts near Birmingham, Alabama.
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