Tag Archives: Dodgers

Photo of the Week: Washington Park

It’s postseason for baseball and there’s a lot of buzz in New York with the Mets advancing to the World Series this year. With that in mind, the photo of the week depicts a baseball game between the Brooklyn Dodgers … Continue reading

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“Hey Down in Front”

Last week they cut the ribbon on the new arena on Flatbush and Atlantic.  Phone booths around town have been promoting today’s opening date. I have tickets for the venue’s premiere college basketball two-header, featuring the Kentucky Wildcats v. the … Continue reading

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Brooklyn History Photo of the Week: Ebbets Field Rotunda

As spring awakens, so does baseball. This photograph comes from the Harry Kalmus collection and shows the rotunda entrance of Ebbets Field, the majestic Flatbush home of the Brooklyn Dodgers. It appears to be a slow business day for the … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field

Through archives, photos and oral histories, Home Base: Memories of the Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field explores the connection between Ebbets Field, the Dodgers and the Brooklyn community. This exhibition is curated by high school students from Brooklyn Technical High … Continue reading

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Ebbets Field Oral History project

Do you have a story to share about Ebbets Field? The Brooklyn Historical Society invites you to share your experiences of Ebbets Field and your memories of the Brooklyn Dodgers. This is an exclusive opportunity to share your story and … Continue reading

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