The Empire State Carousel


  • Tells the story of the Empire State Carousel at The Farmers’ Museum
  • Written by Gerry Holzman
  • Photography by Richard Walker
  • Softcover, 127 Pages


“The Empire State Carousel” by Gerry Holzman tells the compelling story of a twenty-five year labor of love by nearly one thousand gifted artisans from all across New York State. This tantalizing tale, as told by its head carver, Gerry Holzman is a tribute to the talents of our craftspeople and to the traditions of our State. The book is profusely illustrated by contemporary and archival photographs. In it the reader will also find some fascinating behind-the-scenes anecdotes about the creation of the carousel and its creators.

Softcover, 127 Pages. Photography by Richard Walker.

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Shipping Weight 2 lbs
SKU: 0-917334-399F