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Name Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)

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Image of Bird's-eye view of Coney Island, New York - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Bird's-eye view of Coney Island, New York - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Bird's-eye view of Coney Island, New York [written on recto] Aerial view of Coney Island, including beaches, amusment rides, and Dreamland. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Oriental Hotel  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Oriental Hotel - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Oriental Hotel [handwritten on recto] View of the Oriental Hotel from the promendade at Coney Island. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Girl Contestants - Drake Bakeries photographs

Girl Contestants - Drake Bakeries photographs

View of a cake-eating event sponsored by Drake Bakeries at Luna Park in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Coney Island. Eight young women are shown with hands behind their backs, competing to try to each eat an entire cake. Girl Contestant. From: Earle Ferris Associates -- 40 E. 49 -- Wi. 2-3666. 9/8/41. Gratis. Girl contestants begin cake-eating orgy in contest featuring ninth annual three-day Kiddy Party given at Luna Park for underprivileged children of metropolitan area by Drake Bakeries, Inc. Radio Singers Diane Courtney and Bradford Reynolds are judges. Some 50,000 children were party guests over three-day period thru Friday [typed label with handwritten additions attached to verso].

Image of [Clown on Coney Island boardwalk] - Anders Goldfarb photographs of Coney Island

[Clown on Coney Island boardwalk] - Anders Goldfarb photographs of Coney Island

A painted wood cutout of a clown, overlooking the Coney Island boardwalk.

Image of Bathing at Manhattan Beach - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Bathing at Manhattan Beach - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

BATHING AT MANHATTAN BEACH. [printed on recto] View of people on the beach and bathing in the ocean at Manhattan Beach. Scrapbook page from "Views of New York City Brooklyn and other places. Volume I." Compiled by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of The Mont Pelee Eruption  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The Mont Pelee Eruption - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The Mont Pelee Eruption / 1904 [handwritten on recto] Exterior view of the Mount Pelee simulation at Coney Island. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of [South Views, Old Iron Pier, Observatory, Brighton Beach Hotel] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[South Views, Old Iron Pier, Observatory, Brighton Beach Hotel] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

South Views / Old Iron Pier / Observatory / Brighton Beach Hotel [written on recto] A collage of images depicting views at Coney Island, including the Observatory, Old Iron Pier, and Brighton Beach Hotel. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of The Ferris Wheel  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The Ferris Wheel - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The Ferris Wheel [handwritten on recto] A view of the ferris wheel at Coney Island. Buildings, shops, and people walking are visible at the ground level. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Johnstown Flood, Resurrection, Carousel, Ferris Wheel - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Johnstown Flood, Resurrection, Carousel, Ferris Wheel - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Johnstown Flood / Resurrection / Carousel / Ferris Wheel [written on recto] Four grouped images depicting views at Coney Island, including Johnstown Flood, Resurrection, Carousel, and the Ferris Wheel. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Galveston Flood 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Galveston Flood 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Galveston Flood 1904 [handwritten on recto] An exterior view of the Galveston Flood amusement ride at Coney Island. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Galeveston Flood 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Galeveston Flood 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Galveston Flood 1904 [handwritten on recto] A depiction of the Galveston Flood, a reenactment of the the 1900 disaster that killed over 8,000 people. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Galveston Flood 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Galveston Flood 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Galveston Flood / 1904 [handwritten on recto] A viw of the Galveston Flood amusement at Coney Island, a reenactment of a real-life flood from 1900. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Roller Coaster 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Roller Coaster 1904 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Roller Coaster 1904 [handwritten on recto] A view of a roller coaster and ferris wheel at Coney Island. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Coal Mine  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Coal Mine - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Coal Mine [handwritten on recto] Street view of the Coal Mine amusement at Coney Island. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Surf Avenue - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Surf Avenue - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Surf Avenue [handwritten on recto] A street view of Surf Avenue in Coney Island, with views of a roller coaster, shops, and the admission entrance. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Entrance to Loop-the-Loop - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Entrance to Loop-the-Loop - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Entrance to Loop-the-Loop/ 1904 [handwritten on recto] View of the entrance to the Loop-the-loop roller coaster ride at Coney Island, with crowds standing in front of the entrance. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Coney Island Cycle Path  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Coney Island Cycle Path - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

CONEY ISLAND CYCLE PATH [printed on recto] View of the cycle path towards Coney Island, with two cyclists riding on the path. A woman is seated on the grass to the right of the path and a horse-drawn carriage is visible in the background. Scrapbook page from "Views of New York City Brooklyn and other places. Volume I" compiled by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Loop the Loop - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Loop the Loop - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Loop the Loop [handwritten on recto] Entrance view of the amusement ride, Loop the Loop, at Coney Island with crowds of people waiting outside. Scrapbook page from "Views of Coney Island, Volume 3" by Eugene Armbruster.