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  • Vicinity: SE of Manhattan
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Atlantic Avenue Tunnel
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Atlantic Ave Below Atlantic Ave between Boerum Pl. and Columbia St
South Bushwick Reformed Protestant Dutch Church Complex
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855 - 857 Bushwick Ave
Carroll Gardens Historic District
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Carroll St and President St Between Smith St and Hoyt St
Fulton Ferry District
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Roughly bounded by the East River and Washington, Water, Front, and Doughty Sts
Stoothoff-Baxter-Kouwenhaven House
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1640 E 48th St
Hendrick I Lott House
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1940 E 36th St
Clinton Hill Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Willoughby and Grand Aves, Fulton St and Vanderbilt Ave
Fort Greene Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Ft. Greene Pl., Fulton St, Vanderbilt and Myrtle Aves
Grecian Shelter
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Parkside Ave near Parkside Ave
Cobble Hill Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Atlantic Ave, Court, Degraw and Hicks Sts
Friends Meetinghouse and School
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110 Schermerhorn St
Andrews United Methodist Church
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91 Richmond St N of Ridgewood Ave
Grimaldi's
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1 Front St Old Fulton St
Eighth Avenue (14th Regiment) Armory
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1402 8th Ave
Buildings at 375-379 Flatbush Avenue and 185-187 Sterling Place
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375 - 379 Flatbush Ave and 185-187 Sterling Pl
Congregation Beth Abraham
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203 E 37th St
Boathouse on the Lullwater of the Lake in Prospect Park
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Lincoln Rd Near Lincoln Rd entrance
Clinton Hill South Historic District
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Lefferts and Brevoort Pl Roughly between Washington Ave and Bedford Pl.
Alku Toinen Cooperative Apartments
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816 and 826 43rd St 8th and 9th Ave
Astral Apartments
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184 Franklin St
Boerum Hill Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Pacific, Wyckoff, Bergen, Nevins, Bond and Hoyt Sts
Eastern Parkway
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Eastern Pkwy Grand Army Plaza to Ralph Ave
Knickerbocker Field Club
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114 E 18th St
Lincoln Club
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65 Putnam Ave
New England Congregational Church and Rectory
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177 - 179 S 9th St
New Lots Reformed Church and Cemetery
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630 New Lots Ave
Ocean Parkway
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Ocean Pkwy Church Ave to Seabreeze Ave
Prospect Heights Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Pacific and Bergen Sts, Flatbush and Vanderbilt Aves, and Park Pl.
Public School 71K
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119 Heyward St
St George's Protestant Episcopal Church
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800 Marcy Ave
South Congregational Church
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President and Court Sts
Public School 7
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131 - 143 York St
US Army Military Ocean Terminal
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58th-65th St and 2nd Ave
Weir Greenhouse
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750 - 751 5th Ave
Public School 39
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417 6th Ave
Atlantic Avenue Control House
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128 Flatbush Ave Flatbush Ave, 4th Ave and Atlantic Ave
Parachute Jump
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Surf Ave On Boardwalk W, at Kensington Walk
Floyd Bennett Field Historic District
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Flatbush Ave
Ditmas Park Historic District
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Bounded by Marlborough Rd, Dorchester, Ocean, and Newkirk Aves
Manhattan Bridge
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Manhattan Bridge Spans East River, Bowery and Canal St to Prospect St
William B Cronyn House
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271 9th St
Cypress Avenue West Historic District
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Roughly bounded by St Nicholas and Seneca Aves, Linden and Stockholm Sts
St Mary's Episcopal Church
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230 Classon Ave
Willoughby-Suydam Historic District
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Suydam St, Willoughby, St Nicholas Ave and Wyckoff Ave
Thomson Meter Company Building
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100 - 110 Bridge St
68th Police Precinct Station House and Stable
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4302 4th Ave
83rd Precinct Police Station and Stable
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179 Wilson Ave
Albemarle-Kenmore Terraces Historic District
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Albemarle Ter, Kenmore Ter and E 21st St
Boy's High School
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832 Marcy Ave
Brooklyn Borough Hall
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209 Joralemon St
Brooklyn Bridge
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Brooklyn Bridge Spans the East River, Brooklyn to Manhattan
Brooklyn Heights Historic District
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bounded by Atlantic Ave, Court and Fulton Sts and the East River
Brooklyn Museum
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Eastern Pkwy and Washington Ave
Emmanuel Baptist Church
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279 Lafayette Ave
Erasmus Hall Academy
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Between Flatbush, Bedford, Church, and Snyder Aves
Federal Building and Post Office
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271 Cadman Plaza, E
Feuchtwanger Stable
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159 Carlton Ave
Gage and Tollner Restaurant
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372 Fulton St
Hanson Place Seventh Day Adventist Church
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88 Hanson Pl
Holy Trinity Church (Protestant Episcopal)
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157 Montague St
Kings County Savings Bank
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135 Broadway
Lefferts-Laidlaw House
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136 Clinton Ave N of Myrtle Ave
Litchfield Villa
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Prospect Park W and 5th St
Monsignor McGolrick Park and Shelter Pavilion
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Bounded by Nassau and Driggs Aves, Russell and Monitor Sts
New Utrecht Reformed Church and Buildings
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1827 84th St 18th Ave
Old Brooklyn Fire Headquarters
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365 - 367 Jay St N of Willoughby St
Old Gravesend Cemetery
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Gravesend Neck Rd and MacDonald Ave
Park Slope Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Prospect Park West, Berkeley Pl., 15th St, 6th, 7th and Flatbush Aves
Plymouth Church
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75 Hicks St
Prospect Park South Historic District
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Roughly bounded by BMT RR Tracks, Beverly Rd, and Coney Island and Church Aves
Public Bath No 7
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227 - 231 4th Ave
Public School 108
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200 Lindwood St
Public School 111 and Public School 9 Annex
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249 Sterling Place and 251 Sterling Place
Public School 65K
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158 Richmond St
Quarters A
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US Naval facility
John Rankin House (Brooklyn)
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440 Clinton St Carroll St
John Roosevelt 'Jackie' Robinson House
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5224 Tilden St
Russian Orthodox Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Our Lord
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228 N 12th St
St Bartholomew's Protestant Episcopal Church and Rectory
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1227 Pacific St
St Luke's Protestant Episcopal Church
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520 Clinton Ave
State Street Houses
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291-299, 290 - 324 State St
Stuyvesant Heights Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Macon, Tompkins, Decatur, Lewis, Chauncey, and Stuyvesant
Twentythird Regiment Armory
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1322 Bedford Ave
Williamsburgh Savings Bank
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175 Broadway
Pieter Wyckoff House
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5902 Canarsie Ln
Wyckoff-Bennett Homestead
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1669 E 22nd St
Sunset Park Historic District
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Roughly bounded by 4th Ave, 38th St, 7th Ave and 64th St
Hunterfly Road Historic District
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1698, 1700, 1702, 1704, 1706 , 1708 Bergen St
Casemate Fort, Whiting Quadrangle
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Fort Hamilton, off NY 27
US Post Office-Kensington
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421 McDonald Ave
US Post Office-Metropolitan Station
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47 Debevoise St
US Post Office-Parkville Station
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6618 20th Ave
St Paul's Protestant Episcopal Church
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199 Carroll St
Pratt Institute Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Hall St, Dekalb Ave, Willoughby St and Emerson Pl.
Lefferts Manor Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Lincoln Rd, Fenimore St, Rogers Ave and Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn Historical Society
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128 Pierrepont St
Renaissance Apartments
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480 Nostrand Ave
Baptist Temple
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360 Schermerhorn St
Stuyvesant Heights Historic District - Decatur St
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Decatur St Roughly from Tompkins to Lewis Aves
Green-Wood Cemetery
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500 25th St
Cypress Hills National Cemetery
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625 Jamaica Ave
Old First Reformed Church
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729 Carroll St
Prospect Hall
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263 Prospect Ave
Hubbard House
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2138 McDonald Ave
DUMBO Industrial District
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Roughly bounded by Main and Washington Sts, East River, John St, Bridge and Jay Sts, and Front and York Sts
New Utrecht Reformed Church Cemetery
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8523 16th Ave 84th St
Cuyler Presbyterian Church
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358 360 Pacific St
Brooklyn Public Library-Central Building
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Grand Army Plaza
Senator Street Historic District
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318-370 and 317- 347 Senator St
Magen David Synagogue
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2017 67th St
Borough Hall Subway Station (IRT)
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Jct of Joralemon, Court and Adams Sts
Atlantic Avenue Subway Station (IRT and BMT)
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Flatbush Ave Jct at Atlantic Ave and 4th Ave
Beverley Road Subway Station (BRT pre-Dual System)
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Beverley Rd Marlborough Rd
Church of the Holy Innocents
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279 E 17th St
Bay Parkway Station (Dual System BRT)
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Bay Pkwy Above Bay Parkway at 86th St
4th Avenue Station (IND)
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Between 3rd and 4th Aves, and 10th and 11th Sts
Avenue U Station (Dual System BRT)
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Between Ave U and Ave T and 7th and 8th Sts
9th Avenue Station (Dual System BRT)
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38th St and 9th Ave near the jct of New Utrecht Ave
New Utrecht Avenue Station (Dual System BRT)
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New Utrecht Ave Beneath the jct of 15th Ave and 62nd St
Substation 401
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3046 Fulton St Between Essex St and Shepherd Ave
Wilson Avenue Subway Station (Dual System BMT)
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Chauncey St Wilson Ave
15th Street-Prospect Park Subway Station (IND)
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15th St - Prospect Park W and SW
Ocean Parkway Station (Dual System BRT)
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Brighton Beach Ave Located above the jct of Brighton Beach Ave and Ocean Pkwy
Brooklyn Academy of Music
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30 Lafayette Ave
East Midwood Jewish Center
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1625 Ocean Ave
Immanuel Congregational Church
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461 Decatur St
Saitta House
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1135 84th St
Houses at 216-264 Ovington Ave
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216 - 264 Ovington Ave
Austin, Nichols and Company Warehouse
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184 Kent Ave
Christ Evangelical English Lutheran Church
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1084 Lafayette Ave
75th Police Precinct Station House
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484 Liberty Ave
Evergreens Cemetery
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1629 Bushwick Ave
New York Congregational Home for the Aged
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123 Linden Blvd
Industrial Complex at 221 McKibbin Street
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221 McKibbin St
Beth El Jewish Center of Flatbush
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1981 Homecrest Ave N of Avenue T
Jewish Center of Kings Highway
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1202 - 1218 Ave P
Kingsway Jewish Center
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2810 Nostrand Ave
Young Israel of Flatbush
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1012 Avenue I Coney Island Ave
Holy House of Prayer for All People
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1768 St Johns Pl S of Eastern Parkway
Temple Beth El of Borough Park
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4802 15th Ave
Brooklyn Trust Company Building
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177 Montague St
Kol Israel Synagogue
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603 St Johns Pl W of Franklin Ave
Shaari Zedek Synagogue
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767 Putnam Ave
Congregational Church of the Evangel
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1950 Bedford Ave
Ocean Parkway Jewish Center
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550 Ocean Pkwy
Flatbush Dutch Reformed Church Complex
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890 Flatbush Ave and 2101-2103 Kenmore Ter
Flatbush Town Hall
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35 Snyder Ave
US Post Office - Flatbush Station
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2273 Church Ave Bedford Ave
Coney Island Fire Station Pumping Station
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2301 Neptune Ave
Coney Island Yard Gatehouse
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Shell Rd SW of Avenue X
Cyclone Roller Coaster
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834 Surf Ave W 10th St
Coney Island Yard Electric Motor Repair Shop
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Shell Rd SW corner of Avenue X
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church
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7002 4th St
Flatlands Dutch Reformed Church
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Kings Hwy and E 40th St
Joost Van Nuyse House
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1128 E 34th St
Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower
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1 Hanson Pl Roughly bounded by Ashland Pl, DeKalb Ave, Hanson Pl, and Oxford St, Adelphi Ave, Vanderbilt Ave and Myrtle Ave
Rockwood Chocolate Factory Historic District
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54 - 88 Washington, 13-53 Waverly, and 255-275 Park Aves
Juliana's
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19 Old Fulton St 100 ft (20 m) N of Front St
Greenpoint Historic District
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Roughly bounded by Kent, Calyer, Noble, and Franklin Sts, Clifford Pl. and Manhattan Ave
Congregation Tifereth Israel
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1320 8th Ave
Prospect Park
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Bounded by Parkside, Ocean and Flatbush Aves, Prospect Park W and Prospect SW
Lehigh Valley Railroad Barge No 79
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290 Conover St Waterfront Museum, Pier 44
Sunny's Bar
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253 Conover St Between Beard (formerly Elizabeth) St and Reed (formerly Reid) St
Our Lady of Lebanon Cathedral
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113 Remsen St Henry St
Budd Building
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166 5th Ave E 22nd St
Jane's Carousel, Idora Park Merry-Go-Round
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Old Dock St Brooklyn Bridge Park
Joralemon Street Tunnel
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Joralemon St Subteranean tunnel ext. From Bowling Green (State St), beneath the East River to Joralemon St and Willow Pl
Capone Family Apartments
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21, 38 and 46 Garfield Pl 4th Ave
Old Stone House, Brooklyn
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336 3rd St Btw 4th and 5th Ave
Thomas Adams Double Residence, NYC
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809 Carroll St 8th Ave
R G Dun and Company Building
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239 - 57 Butler St 206 Nevins Street

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Particulars for Brooklyn:
Locale Type Borough

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Demonym: Brooklynite
Motto: Eendraght Maeckt Maght, (Dutch) Unity makes strength
Population: 2550000


Creative Works »

WorkTypeAsNotedInCreatorNote
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (film) Film Nolan family lives in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, 1912.
Black Spring Book
Henry Valentine Miller Setting
Brooklyn Heights: A Personal Memoir Memoir
Truman Capote I live in Brooklyn. By choice.
Brooklyn's Finest Song Jay Z Notorious BIG
Brooklyn: A Novel Novel
Colm Toibin "Brooklyn" is set in Brooklyn, c 1952
Caperucita ien Manhattan Book Carmen Martin Gaite Sara Allen lives in Brooklyn
Do the Right Thing Film Spike Lee Do the Right Thing was filmed in and is set in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn (the pizzeria was built by the movie and torn down)
Dog Day Afternoon Film Sidney Lumet "Dog Day Afternoon" is set in Brooklyn, based on a real bank robbery by John Wojtowicz and Sal Naturale. They held-up a Chase Manhattan Bank at 450 Avenue P, Brooklyn, 22 August 1972.
Jacob's Ladder Film Adrian Lyne Jacob works as a postal clerk and lives in Brooklyn, 1975
Manhattan Beach (Egan book) Novel
Jennifer Egan
Moonstruck Film Norman Jewison Moonstruck is set in Brooklyn Heights
No Sleep Til Brooklyn Song Beastie Boys
Saturday Night Fever Film John Badham Saturday Night Fever was set and filmed in Brooklyn, including White Castle (92nd Street and 4th Ave) and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
Sophie's Choice Book William Styron Setting
Stayin' Alive Song Bee Gees Saturday Night Fever was set and filmed in Brooklyn, including White Castle (92nd Street and 4th Ave) and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
The French Connection Film William Friedkin Try to keep up as the "The French Connection" races down 86th St in Brooklyn, New York City, New York
The King Is Dead Novel
Ellery Queen "The King Is Dead" is set on an imaginary island whose location is not known and the imaginary town of Wrightsville, United States. The authors, Daniel Nathan and Emanuel Benjamin Lepofsky are from Brooklyn, New York.
The Rosy Crucifixion Book Henry Valentine Miller Setting

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