1869 view of Bowery Bay, Queens. The approximate location of the Poor Farm (Bouwerie) in the foreground
Boating in Bowery Bay.
1886 horsecar that head towards Bowery Bay Beach, typical of the cars found on the rail line set up by the Steinway company at this time.
Muff's boatyard c. March 1938 at the end of Steinway Street.
North Beach resort with all the trappings of an amusement park; fun for all!
Depiction of a picnic grove at North Beach, a business venture between William Steinway and beer baron George Ehret that brought pleasure to many.