Carousels: Links & Books

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National Carousel Association
Chasing Merry-Go Rounds
Tim Racer (Restoration & Custom Work)

New England Carousel Museum (Bristol, CT)
C.W. Parker Carousel Museum (Leavenworth, KS)
The Merry-Go-Round Museum (Sandusky, OH)
International Museum of Carousel Art (Hood River, OR)

More Carousels:
Caro-Seuss-el at Universal Orlando: 1, 2 (Orlando, FL)
Six Flags Riverview Carousel (Atlanta, GA)
Lake Winnepesaukah Carousel (Rossville, GA)
Canobie Lake Park Carousel (Salem, NH)
William A. Hines Carousel Gardens (aka City Park Carousel) (New Orleans, LA)
Great Northern Carousel (Helena, MT)
A Carousel for Missoula (Missoula, MT)
Dream Maker Carousel (Somers, MT)
Canobie Lake Park Carousel (Salem, NH)
Lagoon Amusement Park Carousel (Farmington, UT)

Canberra Carousel (Canberra, Australia)
Geelong Carousel (Geelong, Australia)
Luna Park Carousel (Melbourne, Australia)
Melbourne Zoo Carousel: 1, 2 (Melbourne, Australia)
Semaphore Beach Carousel (Semaphore Beach Foreshore, South Australia)
Darling Harbour Gallopers (Sydney, Australia) Luna Park Carousel (Sydney, Australia)
Geelong Carousel (Geelong, Victoria; Australia)
various carousels (various cities, Australia)
John Carter's Steam Fair (London, England)
Eiffel Tower Carousel (Paris, France)
Le Carrousel de Lancelot at Disneyland (Paris, France)

Books & Publications:
The Carousel Animal, Tobin Fraley, 1983
The Carousel Keepers: An Oral History of American Carousels, Carrie Papa, 1998
The Carousel News & Trader (magazine)
Grab the Brass Ring: The American Carousel, Hinds, et al, 1990
The Great American Carousel: A Century of Master Craftsmanship, Tobin Fraley, 1994
Painted Ponies: American Carousel Art, Manns, et al, 1986
Treasures from the Golden Age: West Coast Carousels, Eric C. Pahlke, 2010

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