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Page 01; Title page of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4: Mechanical Amusement Devices, Established 1880, Incorporated 1908
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Page 38 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Henderson's Dining Room Photograph of dining room in Henderson's Restaurant
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Page 06 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: A Condensed History of Coney Island, continued A textual narrative written by Major B. Franklin Waite, A.M., Ph.D., B.S., LL.D. about the origin of Coney Island as a community. Starting in 1844, the...
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Page 83 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Giant See Saw, Ferris Wheel and Air Ships, Steeplechase Park Photograph of the Giant See Saw, the Ferris Wheel and the Air Ships at Steeplechase Park Steeplechase Park, developed by George C. Tilyou...
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Page 35 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Feltman's "Ziz" Photograph of the roller coaster "Ziz" at Feltman's
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Page 36 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Life Savers Photograph of Coney Island beach lifeguards
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Page 66 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Hippodrome, Dreamland Photograph of the Hippodrome track 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 80 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: The Rose Garden, Steeplechase Photograph of the Rose Garden in Steeplechase Park Steeplechase Park, developed by George C. Tilyou, was themed based on the Steeplechase ride along a metal track built...
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Page 29 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Feltman's Cafe A photograph of the interior dining area of Feltman's Cafe
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Page 28 of W.F. Mangels Company Catalogue #4 Advertisement for J.W. Zarro Enterprises for illusions, electric signs, scenic work and stage outfits. Can send in for illustrated catalogue.
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