Weegee, Here is How Luna Park Looks Today, 1944
Weegee, Here is How Luna Park Looks Today (verso), 1944
Weegee, Luna Park Fire, Wrecked Fox Photo Studio, 1944
Luna Park had been in operation for forty years when it was destroyed by a fire in 1944. As Weegee’s notes indicate, the park was not rebuilt at the time. On a recent weekend, a newly resurrected Luna Park opened in Coney Island. The new park took only 100 days to build.