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Image description: Today in 1886, the first roller coaster in the United States opened at Coney Island. It went 6 miles per hour and cost a nickel to ride. This photo from the Library of Congress shows the Loop the Loop at Coney Island sometime between 1903 and 1910.

Image description: Today in 1886, the first roller coaster in the United States opened at Coney Island. It went 6 miles per hour and cost a nickel to ride.

This photo from the Library of Congress shows the Loop the Loop at Coney Island sometime between 1903 and 1910.