Oral History Archive

Filtering by 1960 - 1969 back to all
Michael Onorato
Son of Steeplechase Park's general manager, James Onorato
Peter Spanakos
Founder of the Sea Gate Historical Society
Steve Garone and Dan Pisark
Friends since Mark Twain Junior High years
Michele Forsten
Lived in Luna Park Housing in the 1960's
Rose Patton
Lived next door to Luna Park
Abe Feinstein
Photographing his Coney Island neighborhood for 50 years
Ron Rossi
Bringing the 1960's back to Coney Island
Allen Ashby
Visiting Coney Island his whole life
Sherri and Harold Kaufman
High school sweethearts from Coney Island
Harold Kramer
Relatives lived under the Thunderbolt
Louis Ritter
Amusement Ride Operator
Howie Lipstein
Devoted Cyclone Rider
Robert Shapiro
Lived on Mermaid Ave. between 35th and 36th Streets between 1945 and 1965
Debra Sturm
New York Aquarium volunteer
Joan DelSandra
Memories of the Bobsled, Caterpillar and Parachute Jump
Marion Kantrowitz
Rode the Cyclone at 4 years old
Maria Argano with Gwen Sooling
Grew up in Luna Park Houses in the 1970's and worked at Nathan's
Paul Krassner
Author and key figure in the counterculture of the 1960's shares his Coney Island memories