Close-up view of skyrail at the Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, Florida.

Close-up view of skyrail at the Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, Florida.


Image Number

  • PC07444

Year

  • Not before 1966

Publication Info

  • Clearwater, Fla. : Ward Beckett & Co., [Not before 1966].

Series Title

General Note

  • Number on back top left: TC-2A.
  • The monorail at Busch Gardens opened in 1966. The small suspended system operated boxy trains that used two propane fired, air cooled, aluminum Corvair engines per train to produce the AC power necessary for the electric motors.
  • Accompanying note: "Busch Gardens skyrail safari arriving at Monorail Station after a trip over the African Veldt located at Tampa, Florida, home of Anheuser-Busch's Brewery. The Clock Tower of Old Swiss House is visible in background."

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Physical Description

  • 1 postcard - col. - 10 x 15 cm.

Subject Term

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Close-up view of skyrail at the Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, Florida.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Beckett, Ward. Close-up view of skyrail at the Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, Florida. Not before 1966. Color postcard, 10 x 15 cm. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/259312>, accessed 23 March 2019.

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Beckett, Ward. Close-up view of skyrail at the Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa, Florida. Not before 1966. Color postcard. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 23 Mar. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/259312>.

AP Style Photo Citation

(State Archives of Florida/Beckett)