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A Man Playing the Trumpet in Prospect Park

By Julie May

Posted on March 27, 2019

v200801381 A Man Playing the Trumpet in Prospect Park, ca. 1975, V2008.013.81; Lucille Fornasieri Gold Photographs, 2008.013; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Spring is in the air here in Brooklyn! It’s time to shed those protective layers, put away that winter jacket, and enjoy the warm weather!

Whether it be taking a walk through park or playing your trumpet while people are trying to relax on a nearby bench (as seen in this photograph) – the objective is to go outside and enjoy yourself. What are your favorite things to do when winter ends and springtime begins? Let us know in the comments!

This image belongs to The Lucille Fornasieri Gold Photographs Collection. For more information please check out our finding aid here and image gallery here for more photographs from her collection.

Interested in seeing more photos from BHS’s collection? Visit our online image gallery, which includes a selection of our images. Interested in seeing even more historic Brooklyn images? Visit our Brooklyn Visual Heritage website here. To search BHS’s entire collection of images, archives, maps, and special collections; visit BHS’s Othmer Library Wed-Sat, 1:00-5:00 p.m. [email protected]

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