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Mapleton in photos

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Here are some more photos from my visit to Mapleton and Washington Cemetery. And here is a short gallery of the interior of the former Walker Theater, which had a rare organ. It closed as a theaterĀ in 1988.

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Mapleton and Washington Cemetery: a brief history

Thanks to the excellent staff and the seemingly endless amount of information available at the Brooklyn Collection, most of my research so far has been easy and straightforward. Unfortunately, as I was during my hunt for details on Harbour Village, … Continue reading

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Sunset Park in photos

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I’ve gotten into the habit of taking a lot of photos on my trips, and Friday was no exception. This time, however, I took many moreĀ usable photos than usual. Here are the best for your enjoyment.

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The DeKalb Avenue station and the Manhattan Bridge

I had a few hours to spare today, so I visited BLDG 92 at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. I had a great time — the exhibit is awesome, and I met some cool people. I had planned to write a … Continue reading

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