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Title [Surf Avenue, Coney Island].
Collection Early Brooklyn and Long Island photograph collection
Photographer George P. Hall & Son
Image ID V1972.2.17
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Date 1895
Description Surf Avenue street scene including men, women and children, a horse-drawn carriage, billboards, and street car tracks with focus on the Albermarle Hotel in Coney Island.

Coney Island - Surf Avenue. Torn down about 1895
New York City Views 212 Broadway Geo. P. Hall & Sons General Photographers New York
Purchased from Geo. P. Hall & Sons Sept. 1937 [verso]
Place Names Surf Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Hotels
Horse-drawn vehicles
Business enterprises
Street railroad tracks
Street life
Personal and Corporate Names Albemarle Hotel (Brooklyn, New York. N.Y.)
Collection Finding Aid Early Brooklyn and Long Island photograph collection (ARC.201)
Copyright Public domain.