Oral History Archive

Filtering by 1890 - 1899 back to all
Mark St. Leon
Australian circus historian whose family performed at Coney Island's Luna Park in the early 1900s
Teresa Genaro
Reflections on the history of horse racing in Coney Island in the late 19th and early 20th centuries
Charles Robert Feltman
Great-grandson of Feltmans Restaurant founder and hot dog inventor Charles Feltman
Craig Boyton Dudley
Great-grandson of adventurer Paul Boyton, who built Coney Island's Sea Lion Park in 1895
David Head
David Head tells the story of African-American inventor Granville T. Woods and his electric roller coaster
Vivian and Ben Grisar
Holders of Coney Island History
Chris Davies
Great-grandson of strongman The Great Sandow