CONE 0158
CONE 0158
Title 1953 Coney Island Mardi Gras [picture] / Brooklyn Eagle.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1953.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white, gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.
paper 8 x 10 in.
Call # CONE 0158
Note On verso: date stamped: Sep[t] 11, 1953; Brooklyn Eagle stamp.
On verso: "On Surf Av. almost in front o[f] Nathan's."
Title from typed caption on verso.
Summary Night view: two men wearing suits sitting in back seat of convertible automobile and Black man wearing uniform sitting in driver's seat; banner attached to antenna: "Mid-County Buick;" banner attached to driver's door: "1953 Grand Marshal." Caption: "1953 Coney Island Mardi Gras, September 7-13. Mayor Vincent R. Impellitteri, Honorary Grand Marshal of the Mardi Gras parade and W. Kenneth Bourke, chairman of the Mardi Gras Committee, ride in lead car of the Parade."
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Note Brooklyn Eagle.
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Indexes Folder: Coney Island: Mardi Gras
Subject Impellitteri, Vincent R. (Vincent Richard), 1900-1987.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Night photographs.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
night photography.
photographic prints.
Addl. Title Brooklyn eagle.

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