Oral History Archive

Filtering by 2000 - 2009 back to all
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
Lou Powsner
Coney Island businessman and neighborhood activist
The sounds of a typical day at Major Markets on Mermaid Avenue
Oldest market in Coney Island
Daniel Blake (Africasso)
Artist and Champion Break-Dancer
Jimmy Prince
Proprietor of Major Markets, Coney Island's oldest butcher shop