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Coney Island, Luna Park and its Midway.

Image ID: 1600674

Coney Island, Luna Park and its Midway. (1903)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Coney Island, Luna Park and its Midway.

Creator

: Falk, B. J. (Benjamin J.), 1853-1925 -- Photographer

Published Date

: 1903

Medium

: Halftone photomechanical prints

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11.3 x 33 cm.

Notes

: Printed on border: "New York's Popular Pleasure-Resort. Five miles South of Prospect Park, with which it is connected by the Ocean Parkway. Reached by Trolleys, Long Island Trains, and Coney Island Boats. Coney Island in 1903 is changed from its former character. It mainly comprises a World's Fair, covering 22 acres, in Luna Park. In the centre are a heart-shaped lake and electric tower 200 feet high ; before the entrance, a Court of Ho ....
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Original Source

: From King's Views of New York City. (New York : M. King, c1905) King, Moses (1853-1909), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- Coney Island

Source Description

: 3 folders (70 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Cone

Digital ID

: 1600674

Record ID

: 1090513

Digital Item Published

: 10-26-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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