The Bronx Memoir Project was created as an ongoing collaboration between the Bronx Council on the Arts and other cultural institutions, including the Bronx Documentary Center, the Bronx Library Center, the (Edgar Allan) Poe Park Visitor Center, Mindbuilders, and other institutions and funded through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Jan 05, 2022 · The Interborough Express is a 14-mile existing freight right-of-way that stretches from Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, to Jackson Heights, Queens. The travel time from one end to the other is expected to be ...
Sep 28, 2007 · Khalil went to P.S. 62 and Morris High School in the Bronx, but “I just got high and fooled around with the girls.” His “real education” began in the fall of 1958, on Hart Island.
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Mar 09, 2014 · Brooklyn, the borough, was once a city on its own until it narrowly voted to consolidate with New York City in 1898. The city evolved out of six distinct towns in Kings County, most developed during the Dutch colonial period: Brooklyn, Bushwick, New Utrecht, Gravesend, Flatbush, and Flatlands.
The Bronx Zoo is one of the largest zoos in the United States and the biggest zoo located within a city in the USA. The Zoo is well known for its impressive diversity of animals and its incredible, award-winning exhibits throughout. The Bronx Zoo opened to the public in 1899 and has created a unique view of the natural world for residents and ...
Nov 18, 2021 · The dreadful treatment of Ota Benga (second from left), a Congolese man ‘exhibited’ in New York’s Bronx Zoo in 1906, sparked outrage and he was eventually released. But six years later he tragically took his own life after being unable to assimilate into American life.