AMERICAN HERITAGE.

AmericanHeritage[Book: American Heritage – The Magazine of History – 1958 – 22x28cm – 114 Pages – Many B&W and colour images]. One chapter is titled: “The Master Showman of Coney Island” (By: Peter Lyon). Featuring: George Cornelius Tilyou’s Steeplechase Horses (100 million admissions!); A colour view of Steeplechase Park (painted in 1903 by Park employee, McKay) showing Giant See-Saw, the Stadium, Canals of Venice, Scenic Railway, Steeplechase Horses. G.C. Tilyou’s Story: Life, Business, Steeplechase, Intramural Bicycle Railway, Double Dip Chutes, A Trip to the Moon (cyclorama), Darkness and Dawn (cyclorama). ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair / Good.