A Rare Look At Coney Island, Brooklyn in the 1970s with Photographs

In 1964, Coney Island’s last remaining large theme park, Steeplechase Park, closed. The rides were auctioned off, and the property was sold to developer Fred Trump, the father of Donald Trump. Trump, convinced that the amusement area would die off once the large theme parks were gone, wanted … Read MoreA Rare Look At Coney Island, Brooklyn in the 1970s with Photographs