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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 71 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Chutes from Bostock's, Dreamland Photograph of the Chutes from Bostock's at Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered more "...
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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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Page 73 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Infant Incubators, Dreamland Photograph of the building housing Infant Incubators at Dreamland Park One of Coney Island's three main amusement parks, Dreamland, established in 1904, was considered...
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Page 02 of Coney Island - The People's Playground (Publisher's Note) Souvenir book made from original negatives for sale to tourists.
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Page 77 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Surf Avenue Entrance and Big Chimney, Steeplechase Park Photograph of Surf Avenue entrance of Steeplechase Park Steeplechase Park, developed by George C. Tilyou, was themed based on the Steeplechase...
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Page 03 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: North of Surf Avenue A photograph taken of a view North of Surf Avenue .
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Page 79 of Coney Island - The People's Playground: Steeplechase Park, Long Green Photograph of the Long Green at 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 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 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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