Friday, May 1, 2009

Another Brick In The Wall, Part 2

In search of a bulletproof case for the correct age of the famously misunderstood Washington Park wall, I have been to three libraries and spent several days doing nothing but reading old NY Times articles online. The results are in: the wall dates to 1914, and was built for the Tip Tops of the Federal League. There can be no other conclusion.

Want to see the wall? I offer guided tours of the site, for free. Or just go to Third Avenue and First Street in Park Slope and see for yourself.

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