Winnipeg Beach: Leisure and Courtship in a Resort Town, 1900-1967

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In "Winnipeg Beach," Dale Barbour takes us into the heart of this turn-of-the-century resort area and introduces us to some of the people who worked, played and lived in the resort. Through photographs, interviews, and newspaper clippings he presents a lively history of this resort area and its surprising role in the evolution of local courtship and dating practices, from the commoditization of the courting experience by the Canadian Pacific Railway's Moonlight Specials, through the development of an elaborate amusement ...

Winnipeg Beach: Leisure and Courtship in a Resort Town, 1900-1967 2011, University of Manitoba Press

ISBN-13: 9780887557224

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