Oral History Archive

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Irina Ginzburg (Upa)
Stand-up comedian and founder of the Coney Island Comedy Festival
Tara Altebrando
Author of Dreamland Social Club, a novel set in Coney Island, who got engaged on the Wonder Wheel
Hawley Hussey
Sea Gate artist, writer, educator and year-round swimmer
Eric Safyan
Architect who grew up in Coney Island in the 1980s and designed the renovated Ruby's Bar & Grill
Hector George Wallace
An immigrant sign painter recounts his journey from Jamaica and the UK to Coney Island.
Diana Carroll and Sean Toole
Runners from Manhattan in the Brooklyn Half Marathon