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Flatlands in photos

This gallery contains 33 photos.

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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Flatlands: a walk easy on the legs

I had a nice week off from my responsibilities to The Weekly Nabe. I spent it in the Bay Area for a wedding and some sight-seeing. Unfortunately, my schedule meant I would have to visit Flatlands on Thursday, the same … Continue reading

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Flatlands: the birthplace of Kings County

Flatlands was the first town to be founded in Kings County, in 1636 – ten full years before Breuckelen. Some of its historic buildings and sites are still around today. Continue reading

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Week eleven: Flatlands

As a engagement present of sorts, I asked my friend Katie to pick my eleventh subject.

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