Photography collection

View of the Bowery, c. 1960s
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Collection type: Documentary photograph
In 2006, as the culmination of a $5 million rehabilitation of the tower, lighting artist Leni Schwendinger was commissioned to transform the Parachute Jump into, according to Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, "a beacon of light for this...
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Collection type: Documentary photograph
The Thunderbolt roller coaster was built in 1925 and operated until 1982. Famous as the inspiration for "The House Under the Roller Coaster" in Woody Allen's film "Annie Hall", the coaster steadily decayed after its closing. In 2000, with Keyspan...
Content type: Collection Item
Collection type: Documentary photograph
Content type: Collection Item
Collection type: Documentary photograph
Content type: Collection Item
Collection type: Documentary photograph
Bungalow fire in Coney Island, 1974 Photograph by Charles Denson © Copyright
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Collection type: Documentary photograph