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Title Postcard: [Tootsie Rolls sign] 109 Pike's Peak, Coney Island. Postmarked 1911.
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 2010.007.0104
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content [Tootsie Rolls]: 109 Pike's Peak, Coney Island. Color printed postcard, divided back, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2" wide; postmarked Brooklyn, N.Y., May 20, 1911.

An interesting item incorporating two icons of American culture, Coney Island and Tootsie Rolls. A [Chocolate] Tootsie Rolls sign (Tootsie Rolls were made later in Hoboken from the 1930s up to 1965) is on the left at "Johnson's Pavillion." View depicts a famous ride at Coney Island and an entrance for "Dreamland " is seen among the many signs.

Publisher: M & Co., N.Y.
Date 1911-1911
Year Range from 1911
Year Range to 1911
Search Terms Tootsie Roll
Sweets Company of America
Caption front
Imagefile 075\20100070104.TIF
Classification Food