Oral History Archive

Filtering by seniors (older people) back to all
Vivian and Ben Grisar
Holders of Coney Island History
Abe Feinstein
Photographing his Coney Island neighborhood for 50 years
Goldie Durlester
Lived through the Great Depression in Coney Island
Jocelyn Cantor
Grew up on Avenue Z in the 1930's and 40's
Joseph Albanese
87-year-old remembers the Nickel Empire
David Rapaport
Got stuck on the Parachute Jump
Marion Kantrowitz
Rode the Cyclone at 4 years old
Wendolyn Bundy
Retired teacher
Max Nowicki
Band organ expert
Ralph Perfetto
Grew up in Coney Island in the 1940's
Freda Aron
Radio broadcaster and Coney Island native
Lou Powsner
Coney Island businessman and neighborhood activist
Goldie Durlester
Depression-era resident and survivor of the 1932 fire