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Page 06 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Listing for Combination Galloping Horse Carousell (Patented February 11, 1902): Dimensions: Diameter of Platform, 50 feet; in 20 sections, each four horses abreast, 40 galloping horses, 28 standing horses...
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Page 52 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Bostock at Night, Dreamland Photograph of the Bostock building at night "Frank Bostock's wild animal pavilion was one of the attractions at Dreamland, which opened in 1904." (From Coney Island: Lost...
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Page 08 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Listing for Combination Horse Galloping Carousell: Dimensions: Diameter of platform, 44 feet; in 18 sections, each 3 horses abreast; 36 galloping horses, 12 standing horses, 3 double-seated chariots....
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Page 54 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Creation, The Ozark and Balloon Trip, Dreamland Photograph of three different amusement rides at Dreamland: (1)The Creation: a biblical exhibit (2) The Ozark (3) Balloon Trip One of Coney Island...
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Page 55 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The West Walk, Dreamland Photograph of the West Walk, Dreamland One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly and...
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Page 11 of W.F. Mangels company catalogue #4 2 different chariot listings: (1) Roman Chariot Ticket Booth (2) Carved Chariot Luna Park is referenced.
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Page 57 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Night in Dreamland Photograph of night in Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly and symmetrical" than...
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Page 13 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Different engines and motors used in Mangels carousells depicted: rheostat, electric motor, roller thrust bearing, double cylinder steam engine, single cylinder steam engine, small water motor, controller
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Page 59 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Tower from the Chutes, Dreamland Photograph of the Tower from the Chutes, Dreamland One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined...
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Page 15 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Electric Scenic Railway Car for High Speed Pleasure Railways Third Rail Electric System Description of railway cars and third rail electric system; Westinghouse motors and controllers Furnished orignal...
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