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Jacob Riis Park Beach

Collection: Eugene Armbruster Drawings and Photographs: Eugene Armbruster Drawings and Photographs
Date: July 26, 1931; 1931-07-26 Material: Black and white photograph Dimension: 5.9 x 3.9 inches; 400 ppi
Creator: Eugene L. Armbruster Identifier: aql:42108 ela-005050 ela-005050.TIFF

Description: A group of bathers hold onto a bathing rope "lifeline" for safety while playing in the surf at Jacob Riis Park, Rockaway in July 26, 1931. Safety ropes were used in parts of Far Rockaway into the 1960s.

Collection : aql:7837

Creator : Eugene L. Armbruster

Date : July 26, 1931; 1931-07-26

Summary/Description : A group of bathers hold onto a bathing rope "lifeline" for safety while playing in the surf at Jacob Riis Park, Rockaway in July 26, 1931. Safety ropes were used in parts of Far Rockaway into the 1960s.

Subject : Beachgoers; Beaches; Bathing beaches

Rights : Public domain

Coverage : 157 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Rockaway Park, NY 11694 Jacob Riis Park Historic District (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.) Rockaway Beach (New York, N.Y.)

Type : Black and white photograph

Format : Black and white photograph; 5.9 x 3.9 inches; 400 ppi

Identifier : aql:42108 ela-005050 ela-005050.TIFF

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Subject:
Beachgoers; Beaches; Bathing beaches
Rights Notice
Public domain


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