For 25 years Mickey Doolan's Kiddieland put the "see in summer" at 95th Street and Pulaski Road. Green Oaks Kiddyland sat on twenty-one acres and was the largest entertainment venue in Oak Lawn. This footage was taken in 1966 from the front car of the roller coaster as it made its way around the track. The park would remain open until 1971, when it was torn down and replaced by a Venture.
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