Oral History Archive

Filtering by Mark Twain Intermediate School 239 back to all
Sheldon Krimsky
Memories of growing up on West 29th Street in Coney Island in the 1940s and '50s
Anne Green
Memories of growing up in Coney Island in the 1930s and '40s
Josh Wolfe
Chairman of Coney Island Prep on growing up in Coney Island and the charter school's first 15 years
Judith Densky
Memories of growing up in Coney Island and Sea Gate in the late 1940s and 1950s
Irwin Temkin
Growing up in Coney Island and how learning French at Lincoln High School influenced his life
Stuart Waldman
Memories of growing up in Coney Island in the 1940s and '50s and fun summer jobs
Carol Polcovar
Writer and playwright who grew up in Coney Island from 1943 to 1956
Stanley Shapiro
Memories of growing up in Coney Island in the 1940s and going back four times a year
Jeffrey Eisenmesser
Former teacher at Mark Twain Junior High School recalls his Coney Island memories
Charles Berkman
Memories of growing up in Coney Island during the Great Depression and 55 years practicing law
Vivian Palo
Loved growing up and raising children in Coney Island
Michele Forsten
Lived in Luna Park Housing in the 1960's
Goldie Durlester
Lived through the Great Depression in Coney Island
Glenn King
Actor, performer, artist, teacher
Larry Berkley
Born and raised in Coney and lived there for 18 years