Oral History Archive

Filtering by Coney Island Beach back to all
Irene Karas
Sea Gate resident on her girlhood memories of Coney Island and passing them on to her daughter
Ida Rosenblum Gambrell
Memories of Coney Island in the 1920s and '30s
Gladys Sandman and Lucille daCosta
Girlhood memories of growing up on West 5th Street in Coney Island before being displaced by Warbasse
Al Burgo
Memories of growing up on West 33rd Street in Coney Island and working on the Boardwalk in the 1960s
Chia-Ti Chiu
Teaches Yoga on the Beach in Coney Island
Kite Flyers at Coney Island Kite Festival
Kite flyers Billy Echeverria, Nicholas Rowe, Kurtis Jones and Charles Stewart at Coney Island's Kite Festival
Joanna Randall
Sand Sculpting Contestant