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When the weather is warmer, the Boardwalk & Beach will present a vastly different appearance than its present emptiness.
View of the boardwalk with the Parachute Jump in the background.
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Stillwell Avenue subway station front view from across the street
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View is looking south west from Surf Avenue. Building on lot are temporary structures used as food stands in season.
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30-Nov-06
Astroland shooting gallery, taken from Surf Avenue looking south east.
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Photograph copyright Abe Feinstein
Front of Phillips Candy Shop
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The Thunderbolt roller coaster was built in 1925 and operated until 1982. Famous as the inspiration for "The House Under the Roller Coaster" in Woody Allen's film "Annie Hall", the coaster steadily decayed after its closing. In 2000, with Keyspan...
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30-Nov-06
Astroland entrance, taken from Surf Avenue looking south.
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In 2002 the Parachute Jump was disassembled for a thorough structural rehabilitation and repainting. Sections of the Jump were placed in the parking lot of Keyspan Park for sand blasting, painting and member replacement. The base and first 100 feet...
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View of the Bowery, c. 1960s
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