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Page 68 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: San Francisco Earthquake, Dreamland Photograph of San Francisco Earthquake show in Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered...
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Page 25 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Listing of interchangeable parts for shooting gallery includes: cast-iron target plates, small journal boxes and pillow blocks, small counter shaft, finished shafting, steel plates, steel gongs, round...
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Page 70 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Hell Gate, Dreamland Photograph of Hell Gate boat ride entrance at Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined,...
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Page 27 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Five different listings for different parts of shooting gallery: (1) Ten Steel Pins set up in triangular formation. Pins can be shot down with four shots (2) Sprocket Wheel and Detachable Chain: all sizes...
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Page 72 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Pharoah's Daughter, Dreamland Photograph of Pharoah's Daughter at Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined,...
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Coney Island - The People's Playground: A Souvenir Picture Book, front cover shown. Contains images of Dreamland, Steeplechase Park and Luna Park
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Page 74 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Dreamland from the Ocean Photograph of Dreamland Park from the Ocean One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly and...
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Page 36 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Life Savers Photograph of Coney Island beach lifeguards
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Page 78 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Bowery Entrance, Steeplechase Park Photograph of entrance on Bowery of Steeplechase Park Steeplechase Park, developed by George C. Tilyou, was themed based on the Steeplechase ride along a metal...
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Page 04 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: A Condensed History of Coney Island A textual narrative written by Major B. Franklin Waite, A.M., Ph.D., B.S., LL.D. about the origin of Coney Island as a community. Starting in 1844, the narrative...
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