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A Trip to the Glen Echo Amusement Park in 1943

In 1943, Esther Bubley visited the Echo Park Amusement in Maryland, just 9 miles from D.C. These incredible photos give us a glimpse into all the happenings that day at the park. From sunbathers to folks waiting in line for the rides to soldiers on leave in uniform enjoying the day, these snapshots are a wonderful record of the era.

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