Coney Island Then and Now Term Paper by Top Papers

Coney Island Then and Now
An overview of the history and present situation of Coney Island.
# 138489 | 750 words | 2 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in History (U.S. After 1865) , History (U.S. Before 1865)


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The paper relates that in 1609, Henry Hudson first spotted the white sands at Coney Island, a desolate place with clam beds and sand dunes along the Atlantic shore that was located approximately five miles south of Manhattan. The paper further relates that it would not be until 1829, that the Coney Island Road and Bridge Company built the Coney Island House, which began the summer resort business (Stanton).

From the Paper:

"In 1609, Henry Hudson first spotted the white sands at Coney Island, a desolate place with clam beds and sand dunes along the Atlantic shore. It was located approximately five miles south of Manhattan. It would not be until 1829, that the Coney Island Road and Bridge Company built the Coney..."

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