[Steeplechase Park Circus]

[Steeplechase Park Circus]
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Title: [Steeplechase Park Circus]

Close-up, exterior view of a roller skating act at Steeplechase Park Circus in Coney Island. Image shows a young man skating while whirling a young woman, identified as Jeanne Maye, who is completely off the ground. Image includes a large group of spectators sitting in the background.

Date: 1937
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Date inscribed on recto: 9/11/37.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Collection: Steeplechase Park Circus
Subject: Amusement parks
Roller skaters
Roller skating
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic 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 Collections at Brooklyn Public Library.