Book Talk: A Travel History of Martha's Vineyard

Thomas Dresser's new book, A Travel History of Martha's Vineyard: From Canoes and Horses to Steamships and Trolleys, describes how people moved about the Vineyard over the years. 

The horse-drawn trolley segued into the electric street-car. The railroad transported tourists from Cottage City to Edgartown. The first Island automobile arrived as the train left; the first airplane landed as trolley service ended.

Wednesday, June 12 at 1:00pm

The Anchors/Edgartown Council on Aging
10 Daggett Street, Edgartown, MA 02539

Event Type

Books & Poetry

Website

http://thomasdresser.com

Cost

Free

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