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 ...
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 ...
"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,
See a detailed account of Coney's Island history dating back to the 1880's.
America's oldest amusement park, Coney Island on Stillwell Avenue in New York,
has entertained millions with rides, freaks shows, circuses and exhibits.
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 ...
Coney Island - The story behind one of the world's most spectacular amusement
“Luna Park has a special place in history, a witness to the society being
transformed by technology. These are the themes that are relevant to us today as