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Title: Oceanarium

Architectural model of proposed New York Aquarium (Oceanarium) in Coney Island. Captions: 1944: "Oceanarium would be Coney Island's pride and joy;" 1945: "Coney's pride--Oceanarium, one of Park Commissioner Moses' pet projects, designed as a substitute for the old Battery Aquarium. fish will be shown here on a 'large scale'."

Date: [Brooklyn Eagle],|1944.
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On recto: Harrison, Fouilhoux & Abramovitz, Aymar Embury II, Associated Architects.
On verso: captions stamped Oct. 5, 1944 and Aug. 26, 1945.
Retouched; grease pencil cropping marks.
Title from earlier caption on verso.
Collection: Coney Island
Subject: New York Aquarium.
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Photographic prints.
Gelatin silver prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: CONE 0021