The “German Village” at Ontario Beach Park

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The German Village located in Ontario Beach Park in the early 1900's. The German Village was one of many features at the amusement park, which included a scenic rail ride and rollercoaster. It was located on the east promenade of the park. Known as the "Coney Island of Western New York," the park also featured popular attractions like the Fighting Flames firefighter re-enactment and the Virginia Reel spinning ride. The park began to decline following several catastrophic fires, the arrival of the automobile and Prohibition, among other things.
Location:Charlotte, New York
Date:1900's
Source:Sue Ann Dunford John L. Vogel Photo Collection
Categories: Parks & Recreation
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Date Added:May 7, 2021
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