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Page 58 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The East Walk and Palm Garden, Dreamland Photograph of the East Walk and Palm Garden One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined,...
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Page 31 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Feltmans Pantry Photograph of the pantry in Feltmans Restaurant
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Page 84 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Ball Room, Steeplechase Park Photograph of the Ball Room in Steeplechase Park Steeplechase Park, developed by George C. Tilyou, was themed based on the Steeplechase ride along a metal track...
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Page 21 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Two different listings for Mechanical Shooting Gallery Background (different designs), Number 27 and 28. Made with steel plates and iron frames. Describes mechanics of different targets and what happens...
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Page 55 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The West Walk, Dreamland Photograph of the West Walk, Dreamland One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly and...
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Page 23 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: New York to the North Pole, The Icebergs A photograph of New York to the North Pole. a ride bringing passengers to the North Pole via submarine. An illustration of icebergs of the North Pole.
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Page 81 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: French Voyage and Ferris Wheel, Steeplechase Park Photograph of French Voyage ride and Ferris Wheel at Steeplechase Park Steeplechase Park, developed by George C. Tilyou, was themed based on the...
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Page 18 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 New Portable Roasting Furnace (For Making Hot Roast Beef Sandwiches) listing Description for portable furnace, steam engine, steam boiler, foldable. For chicken, beef, etcetera.
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Page 52 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Bostock at Night, Dreamland Photograph of the Bostock building at night "Frank Bostock's wild animal pavilion was one of the attractions at Dreamland, which opened in 1904." (From Coney Island: Lost...
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Page 20 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Surf Avenue A photograph viewing Surf Avenue, featuring Loop the Loop in the background.
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