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by Eric J. Ierardi

Category: United States
Subcategory: Traveling
Author: Eric J. Ierardi
ISBN: 0752404741
ISBN13: 978-0752404745
Language: English
Publisher: Arcadia Pub (September 1, 1996)
Pages: 128
Fb2 eBook: 1742 kb
ePub eBook: 1365 kb
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Gravesend, Brooklyn: Coney Island and Sheepshead Bay is a virtual time machine to an era of excitement, progress, and corruption.

Gravesend, Brooklyn: Coney Island and Sheepshead Bay is a virtual time machine to an era of excitement, progress, and corruption.

This collection is sure to evoke lively memories for the old and inspire a sense of place and history for the young.

Gravesend, Brooklyn book. Start by marking Gravesend, Brooklyn: Coney Island And Sheepshead Bay (Images of America: New York) as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Photographs often hold mysteries and memories of our past  .

Gravesend, Brooklyn, a section of the City of New York, boasts a rich and fascinating history. In this vivid and captivating new photographic history, readers are transported back to an exciting time, when the town of Gravesend, Brooklyn was one of the six original towns later to become part of the great City of Brooklyn.

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Series: Images of America (New York). Originally an isolated English-speaking community amidst many other Dutch areas in the region, Gravesend developed into a thriving seaside resort, with Coney Island becoming the "playground of the world," and Sheepshead Bay an important fishing community with fabulous places to dine and enjoy the fruits of the se. (more).

Sleep Inn Coney Island.

Sheepshead bay, named after a fish, is a lazy mini fishing village completely different than any other part of Brooklyn. Complete with fishing boats, party boats and sailboats, sheepshead bay is a delight to walk through day and night. Restaurants and clubs line Emmons Avenue. Sleep Inn Coney Island.

Gravesend, one of Brooklyn's most historic neighborhoods, possesses a rich heritage that is, at once, typical of the .

Gravesend, one of Brooklyn's most historic neighborhoods, possesses a rich heritage that is, at once, typical of the American spirit in its ambition and energy, yet is also unique with its colorful pageantry of luxury hotels, pleasure parks, and larger-than-life personalities. Gravesend: The Home of Coney Island takes readers on a fascinating journey from the town's first settlement in the 1640s by Lady Deborah Moody, an intrepid and visionary leader of religious freedom, across four centuries of progress, conflict, and change.

The Sheepshead Bay branch offers free and exciting educational and recreational opportunities for p. .I still remember the time when I went to a Brooklyn Public Library in Gravesend before I moved. is where I have gotten my library card. I was excited about reading back them when I was a child.

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Gravesend, Brooklyn, a section of the City of New York, boasts a rich and fascinating history. Founded as an English-speaking community surrounded by many Dutch inthe region, it became known for its abundant hotels and amusement parks and has grown into a thriving seaport community.
Comments to eBook Gravesend, Brooklyn: Coney Island And Sheepshead Bay (Images of America)
WOGY
my dad grew up here and he enjoyed it very much, he's 87
Samuhn
all arcadia books are fantastic,plenty of vintage photos!
Sermak Light
really well done
Ffrlel
I live in Sheepshead Bay, have for over 30 years. It is amazing to see what it was like all those years ago!
Onoxyleili
Excellent writing and photos are the best!
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