Sep 6, 2013 ... Educational site for the history of Coney Island, NY's amusement parks.
Illustrated articles, click-on maps, timelines, lists of roller coasters, rides ...
Apr 23, 2016 ... The Coney Island History Project, founded in 2004, is a not-for-profit organization
that aims to increase awareness of Coney Island's legendary ...
"Coney Island is the Tom-Tom of America. Every nation has, and needs-and
loves-its Tom-Tom. It has needs of orgiastic escape from respectability-that is,
Jun 5, 2012 ... As soon as the summer sun starts to scorch the Brooklyn pavement, Coney Island
resurrects itself for another season of screeching rides and ...
See a detailed account of Coney's Island history dating back to the 1880's.
Jul 22, 2011 ... When you think of Amusement Parks, you think of Coney Island in Brooklyn, New
York. Discovered in 1609 by Dutch explorer Henry Hudson, ...
Coney Island - The story behind one of the world's most spectacular amusement
Coney Island, Imagemap: linked to kids and home. The Film and More ... A
Century of Screams: The History of the Roller Coaster illustration of coaster The
This text is part of Parks' Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within
the ... In 1824 the Coney Island House was established as a seaside resort, and ...
Apr 3, 2015 ... "It was always the pressure valve of New York," said Charles Denson, executive
director of the Coney Island History Project, which runs tours ...