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Page 62 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Balconies, Canals of Venice, Dreamland Photograph of the Balconies in the Canals of Venice ride, Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904,...
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Page 27 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Feltman's Pavilion Photograph of Feltman's Pavilion Carousel
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Page 26 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Two different listings: (1) Squirrel Tree: steel squirrels run up an 8-foot tree and tip over when they are hit. (2) Revolving Target: a variety of target shapes attached to a revolving steel disk....
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Page 59 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Tower from the Chutes, Dreamland Photograph of the Tower from the Chutes, Dreamland One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined...
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Back Cover of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Frank Bostock Photograph of Frank Bostock, The Animal King One of the biggest acts in Dreamland, Frank Bostock kept audiences captivated with his animal shows. Born in Great Britain, Bostock...
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Page 32 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Feltmans Kitchen Photograph of the kitchen in Feltmans Restaurant
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Page 22 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Two different listings for Mechanical Shooting Gallery Background (different designs), Number 15 and 18. Made with steel plates and iron frames. Describes mechanics of different targets and what happens...
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Page 56 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Air Ships, Dreamland Photograph of the Air Ships ride in Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "refined, orderly...
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Page 94 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Ball Room, Luna Park Photograph of the Ball Room in Luna Park Luna Park, opened by Fred Thompson and Skip Dundy, opened in 1903, also became known as the "Electric Eden", themed with fantasy...
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Page 24 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: San Francisco Photograph of the exterior of the San Francisco ride in Coney Island.
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