2009-08-14 / Community

Old Rockaway Photographs: Who, What And Where?

Which street corner was this photo taken and when was it taken? Which street corner was this photo taken and when was it taken? Look at the old photographs below and see if you can identify the chief questions: who, what and where? Email your answers to editor@rockawave. com.

You can tell by the automobiles the approximate year this photo was taken, but where were the cars parked? You can tell by the automobiles the approximate year this photo was taken, but where were the cars parked? This photo is taken in the same place as number 1, but the camera is looking the other way. Where as the camera? This photo is taken in the same place as number 1, but the camera is looking the other way. Where as the camera? The name of this kiddie park is emblazoned on the façade, but where as it located, and when was this photo taken? The name of this kiddie park is emblazoned on the façade, but where as it located, and when was this photo taken? Strolling on the boardwalk, but where and when? Strolling on the boardwalk, but where and when? A famous Rockaway Rabbi. Who was he and which temple did he lead? A famous Rockaway Rabbi. Who was he and which temple did he lead? This was once one of Rockaway's regal hotels. What was it called, and where was it located? This was once one of Rockaway's regal hotels. What was it called, and where was it located? Another of Rockaway's premier hotels. What was it named, and where was it located? Another of Rockaway's premier hotels. What was it named, and where was it located? A post WWII Rockaway gathering. Who and where? A post WWII Rockaway gathering. Who and where? This Far Rockaway High School teacher was one of the school's most popular young mentors. What was his name and when was he at the school? This Far Rockaway High School teacher was one of the school's most popular young mentors. What was his name and when was he at the school? At one time a luxury apartment building in a Rockaway community that no longer exists. Where was it located? At one time a luxury apartment building in a Rockaway community that no longer exists. Where was it located? PS 42 graduates. Who are they and where are they now? PS 42 graduates. Who are they and where are they now? A Memorial Day parade from 1952. What group is pictured? A Memorial Day parade from 1952. What group is pictured?

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