Study Collection

Page 10 (top right) of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: Prospect Candy Kitchen Photograph of Prospect Candy Kitchen
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Half Moon Hotel, Converted into U.S. Naval Hospital, Chapel In the 1940's, the Half Moon Hotel was converted into the U.S. Naval Convalescent Hospital. This postcard shows the chapel area of the hotel.
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Page 26 (bottom) of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: Midget Railway at Dreamland Photograph of the Midget Railway at Dreamland Park ""Lilliputia" better known as "The Midget City" located along the west promenade. Three hundred midgets,...
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Glimpses of Coney Island Book
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"Aeroplane View, Half Moon Hotel, Coney Island, N.Y." Back of postcard reads: "Open all year. 45 minutes from Broadway. Attractive rates on American and European plan. Absence of vehicular traffic with its fumes and noises. Hurricane deck facing...
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Collection type: Postcard
Page 25 (bottom left) of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: Fish Building and Haunted Swing at Dreamland Photograph of the Fish Building and Haunted Swing at Dreamland "Another unusual attraction located along the east promenade, was the...
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Album of Coney Island: Page 09
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Page 06-07 of Chamber of Commerce book: In the Beginning A historical narrative of Coney Island
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Page 09 of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: Bathing Scene Photograph of bathers on the beach
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Page 22 (bottom left) of the Glimpses of the New Coney Island book: Resurrection Photograph of the Resurrection sideshow
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