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Monthly Archives: September 2008
As told to me by our Library Assistant Extraordinaire, Sarah Steele: This week I began an inventory of four or five strangely organized boxes of Long Island photographs and images. Despite the outdated accession numbers and unknown provenance, a lot … Continue reading
Floyd DeSilva, owner of DeSilva South Brooklyn Liquors on 5th Avenue in Park Slope, passed away on August 7, 2008. Corie Trancho-Robie interviewed Mr. DeSilva in July for the Park Slope neighborhood guide we are working on, and clips from … Continue reading
Updated April 2016: You can find out about Brooklyn Historical Society’s podcast Flatbush + Main on the web at www.brooklynhistory.org/flatbush-main and via iTunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud, and most major podcast applications.
Wow, this is really neat. Betsey Biggs, an artist and composer, has created audio tours of Red Hook and she’s hosting them every Saturday in September. Check out Eleven Dreams in Red Hook.