MEMORIES OF FONTAINE FERRY PARK.

MemoriesOfFontaineFerryPark[Book: 1990 – 21x28cm – 64 Pages – Many B&W photos]. Fontaine Ferry Park (Louisville, Kentucky) provided fun and excitement for countless patrons between 1899 and 1969. Captain Aaron Fontaine came west from Virginia in 1798 and settled in Louisville. In the 1880s, a resort area was built on the Fontaine estate and in 1899 William Jennings Bryant sowed the seeds that grew into one of the world’s most famous amusement parks. Fontaine Ferry! ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair / Good.