Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: Bio/Hist: A statutory town in Jefferson County, Colorado. Wikipedia. “Lakeside, Colorado.” Last modified October 4, 2011. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lakeside,_Colorado.
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Overview The young Hornbein family poses together at Lakeside by a painted train background. Left to right are Flora Hornbein, Louis Hornbein, and Philip Hornbein.
Dates: 1908 June 4
Overview When 93-acre Lakeside Amusement Park was founded in 1908 in the town of Lakeside, west of Denver, the cost of grounds and construction was $800,000, including a 36-acre lake illuminated by 20,000 electric lights. Attractions included a miniature railway, casino, ball room, carousel, swimming pool, roller rink, boathouse, concerts, fireworks, movies, Ferris Wheel, penny arcade, etc. One of the original officers of the "White City" was Albert Lewin. Lakeside was prchased by concessionaire...