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Location, location, location:  Considering the prime beach-front real estate this sandcastle occupies, it would be worth a fortune if it were inhabitable by creatures other than sand crabs.

Location, location, location: Considering the prime beach-front real estate this sandcastle occupies, it would be worth a fortune if it were inhabitable by creatures other than sand crabs.


Seashore Sculpture


1) The first artists to make a profit from their sand sculptures emerged from:

Atlantic City, NJ

San Francisco, CA

Long Island, NY

2) Philip McCord is often credited with creating the first true sand sculpture in 1897, which featured:

A mermaid in the waves

A whaler ship.

A drowned mother and her baby.

3) Modern-day sand sculpture, featuring huge detailed replicas of famous castles and fantasy architecture, started when in California?

1950s

1960s

1970s

answers: 1. Atlantic City, NJ; 2. A drowned mother and her baby; 3. 1970s.

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