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The Great Trolley Strike of 1895 – Part 2

This is part two of a two part series on the Great Trolley Strike of 1895.  This is also the latest in a series of posts on the records of Brooklyn’s Corporation Counsel, which are currently being processed with funding provided by … Continue reading

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The Great Trolley Strike of 1895 – Part 1

This is part one of a two part series on the Great Trolley Strike of 1895. Part two will be posted next Wednesday, September 3rd. This is also the latest in a series of posts on the records of Brooklyn’s … Continue reading

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Horsecars and trolleys and plank roads, oh my

One of my favorite things about being an archivist at BHS is all the different people I get to meet in the library. Researchers and their work are fascinating, and with each new person I work with, I get to … Continue reading

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