Greenpoint Photos du Jour: 1861

October 23, 2011 by
Filed under: 11222, Greenpoint, Greenpoint Brooklyn, Greenpoint Magic 

A few highlights from Brooklyn Digger’s event yesterday at McGolrick Park. By far yours trulys favorite feature (aside from perhaps the “Mini Monitor”) were the smelling boxes.

(for obvious reasons)


2 Comments on Greenpoint Photos du Jour: 1861

  1. India St. Kali on Mon, 24th Oct 2011 12:42 pm
  2. Kudos to the Brooklyn Diggers. This was an excellent event full of fascinating information about Greenpoint and life in the 19th century. I hope there will be more. BTW the horse manure smell box wasn’t nearly pungent enough!!

  3. missheather on Mon, 24th Oct 2011 9:37 pm
  4. What I would like to see is a cooperative event between the “Diggers” and the wonderful folks behind the Monitor Museum!

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