Tag Archives: Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Kindergarten class at Fort Greene Park

No matter the decade or time period, it sure is challenging to keep kindergarteners still for a group photograph! The photo of the week depicts a kindergarten class in Fort Greene Park around 1910. I love how every kid has … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Did you catch the Tales from the Vault program at BHS Pierrepont on Monday? If not, we have some exciting project news to share. In 2015, BHS received a generous grant from Gerry Charitable Trust to digitize and catalog seven … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Tennis

The 2017 United States Open is underway, bringing some of the best tennis players in the world to New York City. This year marks 20 years at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens. You can learn more about the US Open … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: West Indian Carnival

Now in its 50th year, the West Indian Carnival in Brooklyn is one of the largest outdoor street festivals in North America. The West Indian Carnival tradition in New York City stems from private gatherings and parties held in the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Anders Goldfarb Photographs of Coney Island

Anders Goldfarb is a Brooklyn-born documentary photographer. After receiving his MFA from the State University of New York at New Paltz in 1986, he moved to Greenpoint and turned his lens on his neighborhood. His work includes many scenes from … Continue reading

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