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Oscar Abolafia's Coney Island Collection contains over 2,000 unique color and black&white pictures taken between 1990 and 2011. Chronicling this iconic New York neighborhood, this set covers local festivals, businesses, events, amusements and rides, and the unique personalities who live and work there. It also serves as an archival memory of this area which has seen a radical transformation of its leading landmarks over the past two decades.

The following galleries contains a small sample of the pictures from this collection. In order to re-create the electic diversity of this iconic neighborhood, those pictures are loaded randomly each time you come to this page. You will therefore have a fresh experience each and every time.
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