Tag Archives: Week 10 – Mapleton

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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What once was Mapleton

I visited Mapleton on Wednesday. The N was running along the BMT West End Line, so I took the first thing that came at Atlantic Av/Pacific St: the D. I got off at 62 St, which put me a few … Continue reading

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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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Week ten: Mapleton

After giving me a tour of Sunset Park, Craig selected my most southerly nabe yet.

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