Oral History Archive

Filtering by food stands back to all
Nancy Gabriel
Memories of visiting Uncle Pete, who ran a food concession at Steeplechase Pool in the 1930s-50s
Mort Shatzkin
Memories of growing up in Coney Island and the family business, Shatzkin's Famous Knishes
Kathy Fenyves
Memories of growing up in the newly opened Luna Park Houses in the 1960s and 1970s
Stephen Gaffney
Artist and educator who restored the old signs and painted new ones for Paul's Daughter
Gregory Bitetzakis
Co-owner and operator of Gregory & Paul's for more than 50 years
Morris Egert
Polish immigrant finds success with an Italian food stand in 1950s Coney Island
Sal Corona
Coney Island businessman