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Accession number 2008.22
Collection Subway Sun Poster Collection
Object ID VA-23
Object Name Poster
Date 1950, Reprinted 1977
Title Subway Sun: You, Too, Can Reach the Beach by Subway
Scope & Content Subway Sun poster "You, Too, Can Reach the Beach by Subway, ride BMT to Coney Island - Canarsie Beach Park, IRT to Pelham Bay Park- Orchard Beach" Poster has a photo of a mermaid on the subway train.
The Subway Sun, Vol. XVII, No. 9

Upper left corner: The Guggenheim memorial concerts- the goldman band
Upper right corner: On the mall and in prospect park six nights a week
Extent of Description One 11" X 21" poster
Physical characteristics Car card; card stock; green ink on white
Level of description Item
Search Terms Subway Sun
Subjects Mermaids
Beaches
Coney Island (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Canarsie (Brooklyn, N.Y)
Pelham Parkway (Bronx, N.Y.)
People/ Corporations Oppy
Jones, Amelia Opdyke