Lost Brooklyn ( hard Cover )

$19.95

Publisher: Pavilion Books
Publication Date: December 15th, 2014
Pages: 144
Language: English

by Marcia Reiss

Description

Lost Brooklyn looks at the places that time, progress and fashion swept aside. Outmoded form of transport and once-popular sporting events are featured alongside many forgotten architectural treasures. As well as the sites that have completely disappeared, Lost Brooklyn also looks at  Buildings that have changed use, vanished under a wave of new construction or been drastically transformed.

losses include Sheepshead Bay Speedway. Dreamland. Luna Park. Steeplechase Park. Fulton Ferry Service. bathhouses. Elevated Railways. Wallabout Market. Williamsburg Bridge Plaza. Seth Low Mansion. Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Fort Lafayette. Kings County Courthouse. Brooklyn Navy Yard. Fox Theater. Schaefer and Rheingold Breweries. Lundy’s restaurant. St. George Hotel. Domino Sugar Refinery

Lost Brooklyn by Marcia Reiss