Feinstein Collection

Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
In 1941, Robert Moses closed the Castle Clinton location of the New York Aquarium and, after an $11 million relocation process, the Aquarium re-opened in Coney Island in 1957. This picture was taken in October 1962 by Coney Island resident and...
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
In 1941, Robert Moses closed the Castle Clinton location of the New York Aquarium and, after an $11 million relocation process, the Aquarium re-opened in Coney Island in 1957. This picture was taken in August 1963 by Coney Island resident and...
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Collection type: Documentary photograph
Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
The Bathysphere, originally used for deep-sea dives from 1930-1934, was exhibited at the World's Fair in 1934, and then at the Aquarium from 1957-1994 and 2005-present. Coney Island resident and amatuer documentarian Abe Feinstein took this...
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
In 1941, Robert Moses closed the Castle Clinton location of the New York Aquarium and, after an $11 million relocation process, the Aquarium re-opened in Coney Island in 1957. This picture was taken in July 1968 by Coney Island resident and...
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Collection type: Documentary photograph
Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
The Atlantis Bar operated from the late 1940's until the 1990's, by which time it had become a Boardwalk Latin Dance Club called Club Atlantis. Taken by Coney Island resident Abe Feinstein in October, 1995 this photograph features the famous...
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Coney Island resident Abe Feinstein, who has been documenting the neighborhood since the 1960's, took this photo of Jones Walk facing Surf Avenue during the off-season, February 1996.
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
The front of Stillwell Avenue Subway from across the street
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Front of Stillwell Avenue Subway Station entrance under construction
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue subway station from the sidewalk
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Front view of Stillwell Avenue subway station under construction
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