Daily Archives: February 25, 2015

Photo of the Week: City Hall on Fire

This week marks the 120th anniversary of the 1895 fire at Brooklyn City Hall (today’s Borough Hall). This photograph displays a roof level view of the 1895 City Hall cupola burning.  If you look closely, you can see fire ladders … Continue reading

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