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Coney Island and Brooklyn, N.Y. illustrated

Seymour B. Durst

Coney Island and Brooklyn, N.Y. illustrated

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Published by Manhattan Post Card in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings, structures,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Beaches,
  • Amusement parks

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25581705M
    OCLC/WorldCa29281869

    Sitting on the outskirts of the five boroughs, the world-famous pleasure beach of Coney Island has been the summer destination for New Yorkers since its heyday in the s. Toward the end of the s, one year after he first picked up a camera, Bruce Gilden took the subway through Brooklyn, N.Y., to capture sunbathers, weekenders, sideshow. Upon completion of the Brooklyn Bridge, P.T. Barnum and his twenty-one elephants parade across to prove to everyone that the bridge is safe. Audience K-3 Follett Library Resources.


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The first is a peek into the people and personalities that make up the fabric of life in by: 5. Illustrated with photographs drawn from the Brooklyn Historical Society’s collections. Includes a listing Coney Island and Brooklyn suggested reading; many of the items are available at the Othmer Library.

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Access: This collection is located on-site. This collection has no restrictions.