Brooklyn Public Library | Grand Army Plaza

Reading is Fundamental! Get your Read on at The Brooklyn Public Library.

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Brooklyn Public Library | Grand Army Plaza

The Brooklyn Museum which I passed by on my way to the Brooklyn Public Library Grand Army Plaza Branch.

The Brooklyn Public Library Grand Army Plaza Branch outside. The Eagle is inside the Library above the front entrance.

Some inside photos except for the inspirational saying which is outside above the front doors.

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Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn

Grand Army Plaza and Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn

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Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn

I know it’s difficult to read the inscription but it says, To the Defenders of the Union in reference to the Civil War.

You can also see yet another entrance to Prospect Park which is an extremely large Park. Mt. Prospect Park next to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden is much smaller.

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Along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn

Spelunking anyone?

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Along Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn

Here are some photos that either didn’t fit in the previous Blog Posts or are just weird.

This appears to be somebody’s idea of a joke. The location is next to the Brooklyn Museum but upon closer inspection it might be an old abandoned subway entrance or something to do with the MTA, Transit Authority. There are many abandoned subway stations no longer in use for whatever reason. The New York City subway system dates back to as early as the 1900s in some cases. Some of these stations can no longer accommodate the Modern subway trains. You May ask is it possible to go spelunking and exploring these abandoned stations? Yes. Under the direction and authority of the MTA. There is a Transit Museum also located in Brooklyn where you can sign up for available abandoned subway excursions or as I like to call…

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Which Way Challenge: January 3, 2019 | sonofabeach96

Which Way Photography Challenge– Brooklyn Public Library | Grand Army Plaza

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Which Way Photography Challenge

Early this grand morning I had an appointment at the Brooklyn Library Grand Army Plaza branch which is the Main Library for the Borough of Brooklyn aka Kings County.

Also in this area is the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Mt. Prospect Park and the Larger Prospect Park. I will include those photographs in a separate Blog Post.

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