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Tompkins Park North in photos

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This week’s images are as varied as the complexion of this neighborhood. (Although I suppose that’s always the case.)

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Highland Park in photos

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Happy Fourth of July! I spent a few minutes in contemplation at the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument this morning. Hot dogs (whether one or sixty-eight), beer, and fireworks are fun, but let’s not forget those whose sacrifices made this celebration … Continue reading

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Bed-Stuy in photos

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With my trip(s) to Bed-Stuy, I set a new record for photos: nearly 250! Here are more.

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Brownsville in photos

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I was surprised to find I took almost as many pictures as normal on my trip to Brownsville, despite my precautions. Here are some more.

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Spring Creek in photos

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As you might expect after reading my post recapping my visit, you won’t find many signs of human life in this album.

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Flatlands in photos

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More questions than answers in this week’s gallery: Who died on June 6, 1966, and why couldn’t he afford his own tombstone? How do you get a front yard that big in Brooklyn? Who is Yung Menace?

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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 theater in 1988.

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