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Each week, we share an interesting or curious image from the BHS Archives on the
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POTW FallPhoto of the Week:
Fall

The photo of the week is aptly titled “Fall”, and depicts the tree-lined sidewalk along the stone wall bordering Prospect Park West on a rainy day in autumn, around 1905. In the distance is a small group of people walking on the sidewalk. Last year, I featured a similar photograph titled “Summer” by the same photographer. Which one is your favorite? Learn about the photographer of this blustery gem on the
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Fall [Prospect Park West], ca. 1905, V1981.15.207, Ralph Irving Lloyd lantern slides, V1981.15; Brooklyn Historical Society



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