Coney Island History

Coney Island History
As Coney Island’s “redevelopment” threatens to wash away its past, here’s a little gift from Professor Solomon that relishes its history, a free download of his book Coney Island!

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From Tony Marciante‘s incredible photos of Coney Island Old & New

New York City’s secrets abound!…
History, Ghosts and Cheap Beer
The Hidden World of Rooftops
Gargoyles in New York City
Heroes of the Undergrill
Rocking The Top
Manhole Love

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Coney Island Redo is Coming Along
Details: Amusements in Middle, Tall on Edges
Coney Island Improvements Start With A Big Fence

Professor Solomon interviews old-timers, searches for antiquities and explores what is left of the amusement area in – Coney Island

View more of Tony Marciante great photos, and learn about work in Street Photographer

Posted on November 30th, 2007 in NY Photos | Permalink