On Thursday April 19th actress Angela Lansbury, architect Richard Meier, and baseball manager Tony La Russa, received the 11th annual Ellis Island Family Heritage rewards for their contributions to the American Experience. The awards were received in the Great Hall on Ellis Island from The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. The Press Release is as […]

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“The Brooklyn Historical Society’s four-story Queen Anne style building was completed in 1881 and was designed by architect George B. Post. Post’s bold use of extensive terra cotta ornamentation on the façade, and innovative truss system to support the ceiling of the central library, has long been revered by architectural historians.” Plans for interior renovations […]

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