About This Item


  • TitleThe bathing beach at Coney Island in 1869
  • Call NumberPOST_0124
  • SummaryColor lithograph of strollers on the beach in Victorian dress; group of men playing cards or three-card monte game at left; sailboats on water in background.
  • Date1869
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description1 postcard : color ; 4 x 6 in.
  • Genrelithographspostcards
  • NoteTitle from caption on recto.
  • SubjectBeaches -- New York (State) -- New York
  • PlaceBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cite AsBrooklyn Postcard collection, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection
  • RightsCopyright restrictions apply to the use of this work. For more information or to obtain a reproduction of this work, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library.