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 1979 by Coney Island resident and...
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
This photo, taken by Coney Island resident and amateur documentarian Abe Feinstein, shows the Coney Island Beach in April 1978 looking towards the former Childs Boardwalk Restaurant. Constructed in Spanish Colonial Revival style with elaborate terra...
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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 a sideshow building reading "SEE what agony drugs CRACK & COCAINE have caused this young student!" in June, 1998.
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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 the American Legion in the former Henderson's Music Hall in November 1997.  
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue Subway Station at Surf Avenue
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Front of Stillwell Avenue Subway Station
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Stillwell Avenue Subway Station angle view
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Front of Stillwell Avenue subway station entrance from across the street
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Front of Phillips Candy Shop
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue Subway Station entrance from sidewalk
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