ADIRONDACK MOUNTAIN ADVENTURE.

AdirondackMountainAdventure[Book: Arthur L. Bensen – 1979 – 14x22cm – 134 Pages – Many B&W photos]. The Story of a New York City Tenderfoot and His Adirondack Mountain Adventure… “Frontier Town (North Hudson, New York) is one of the unique tourist attractions in the United States. It is the result of an idea of a Staten Island telephone man who adopted the Adirondacks as his home and then decided to preserve the history of the area in an entertaining fashion and share it with thousands of tourists each year. For more than a quarter of a century, Art Bensen and his associates Ed Ovensen and Magnus Andersen have brought fun and a sense of history to the American Tourist.” Chapter Points: Introduction (Rev. James E. Matherly); I Find My “Promised Land”; Construction of Frontier Town Gets Underway; I Get to Know My Adirondack Mountain Neighbors; July 4, 1952 – Frontier Town Opens to the Public; Attendance Grows and Frontier Town Expands; Frontier Aviation; Frontier Town Has Lots of Animals; Frontier Town’s Unusual Employees; Our Latest and Most Exciting Addition to Frontier Town; Adirondack Champlain Area – One of the Outstanding Vacation Lands in the United States; Conclusion. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.