Oral History Archive

Filtering by 2000 - 2009 back to all
Jack Ward
Grandson of Coney Island Developer William J. Ward
Marion Kantrowitz
Rode the Cyclone at 4 years old
Betty Fair
Lifelong Coney Island resident
Trav S.D.
Actor, author, and modern-day vaudevillian
Stanley Fox
Ran penny arcades in Coney Island for over 20 years
Kevin Rexach
Worked at the B&B Carousell
Cesar Rafael
Coney Island game operator
Amos Wengler
Coney Island singer/songwriter who wrote "Save Coney Island" and "Hot Dog Song"
Naomi M
Experiences at the Mermaid Parade
Louis Scarcella
Longtime resident of Coney Island and former President of the Polar Bear Club
The sounds of a typical day at Major Markets on Mermaid Avenue
Oldest market in Coney Island
Lou Powsner
Coney Island businessman and neighborhood activist