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Date: ca. 1945
Subject: Ferries
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30219
Description: Postcard with an illustration of a beach ferry, titled "Modern New York Excursion Vessel". The back of the postcard says the boat is named "State of Pennsylvania", and says it runs daily in the summer ... More
Date: ca. 1935
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30252
Description: Color souvenir postcard with pictures inside the words "Greetings from Rockaway Beach, New York".
Date: ca. 1933
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30189
Description: Kiddie Park, Rockaway Beach, N.Y. A Children's amusement area located next to Rockaways' Playland.
Date: ca. 1930
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30240
Description: Noah's Ark, Thompson Park, Rockaway Beach, N.Y. One of the attractions at L.A. Thompson Amusement Park which was founded in 1901, and in 1928 became Rockaways' Playland.
Authors: I. Stern
Date: July 19, 1910
Subject: Steamboats | Piers
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30207
Description: Steamboat landing at dock, Rockaway Beach.
Authors: S. Hirschberg
Date: ca. 1915
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30340
Description: View of the bathhouses and amusement parks at Seaside, Rockaway Beach, N.Y.
Authors: S. Hirschberg
Date: ca. 1915
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30127
Description: Steeple Chase Park, Seaside, Rockaway Beach, N.Y. Steeplechase Park was built by George Tilyou who had earlier built the more well known Steeplechase Park in Coney Island, NY.
Date: 1915
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30230
Description: Bathing Scene at Steeplechase Baths, in Rockaway Beach, showing a pool and slides among the changing rooms.
Authors: S. Hirschberg
Date: ca. 1910
Subject: Steamboats
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30138
Description: A steam boat landing at a Seaside dock in Rockaway.
Date: ca. 1910
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30237
Description: Merry Go Round, Rockaway Beach.
Authors: S. Hirschberg
Date: August 17, 1923
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30274
Description: Scenic Railway Roller Coaster, Seaside, Rockaway Beach. This was one of the first roller coasters and was built by LaMarcus Adna Thompson who brought it to the Rockaways for what became the L.A. Thomp ... More
Date: August 17, 1912
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30303
Description: Holland Avenue is now Beach 92nd Street. The Holland section of the Rockaways went from Beach 88th to Beach 100th Streets, and was named after the Holland family which ran a hotel there, and later a p ... More
Authors: S. Hirschberg
Date: July 12, 1913
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30197
Description: View of Rockaway Beach Boulevard, showing homes, residents, and a carriage.
Date: September 1, 1913
Subject: Piers | Boardwalks
Type: Postcards
Identifier: aql:30263
Description: The Seaside Iron Pier in Rockaway Beach was located at Beach 105th Street. The Iron Pier was 1.080 feet long when built in 1880; it contained a restaurant, ballroom, barbershop, and steamer landing. A ... More