Study Collection

Crowds on Beach at Half Moon Hotel, Coney Island, N.Y. Description on back of postcard reads: "The beautiful beach at Coney Island is now long enough and wide enough to accommodate almost the entire population of New York at one time. There are...
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Collection type: Postcard
Half Moon Hotel, Converted into U.S. Naval Hospital, Chapel In the 1940's, the Half Moon Hotel was converted into the U.S. Naval Convalescent Hospital. This postcard shows the chapel area of the hotel.
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Collection type: Real-photo postcard
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Cover of the Chamber of Commerce book: This Coney Island, America's Incredible Carnival Book put together by Jo Ranson in the 1930s for the Chamber of Commerce
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Collection type: Book
The New York Aquarium on the Ocean Front, Coney Island, N.Y. This postcard shows the original structure housing the New York Aquarium which opened in Coney Island on June 6, 1957.
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Collection type: Postcard
Page 04-05 of Chamber of Commerce book: Coney Island New York, 1850 and Today; The Annual Mardi Gras Photographs include: Beach, crowded avenue scene and Mardi Gras floats Description of the annual Mardi Gras celebration and parade on Coney Island....
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Collection type: Book
Stauch's Restaurant and Dancehall: Dance Floor
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Collection type: Postcard