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Source:   New York City -- Coney Island

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An idle hour on Coney Island.

Image ID: 801298

An idle hour on Coney Island. (1880)

Image Details

Image Title

:  An idle hour on Coney Island.

Additional Name(s)

: Keetels, C. A., d. 1898 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1880

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 25 cm. (6 x 9 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "His fourth dozen clams." "Greatest living wonder." "Tone, volume, feeling." "Sand mill." "A thought - - ' Little grains of (Coney Island) sand make a mighty' - - pile for somebody." "Didn't know I weighed so much - - must have beer that last dozen clams!" "A startling apparition." Written on border: "Aug. 28, 1880."

Original Source

: From Harper's bazaar. (New York : Harper's Bazaar, 1868-) .


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

Source Description

: 3 folders (70 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Cone

Digital ID

: 801298

Record ID

: 717498

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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