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Monthly Archives: December 2010
In honor of upcoming New Year’s celebrations, here is a sample of “celebratory” images from Brooklyn’s past. Happy New Year everyone!
My favorite holiday of the year is nearly upon us, and I think the time is right for a celebratory BHS blog post! Sure, while there are many holidays populating the month of December, I think we can all agree … Continue reading
I remember first coming across a box with the label “Brooklyn Air Disaster, December 16, 1960, Scrapbook” a couple of years ago. Of course with a title like that I had to open and view the contents. I was shocked … Continue reading
Patricia had a great post recently discussing Brooklyn architecture and architects materials among the Historical Society’s collections. Brooklyn was once characterized as “the city of homes and churches” and while Patricia’s post certainly pointed out some examples of homes and … Continue reading