Brooklyn Heights Historic District

Interesting report written in November 23, 1965 on Brooklyn Heights Historic District.

The stately brick and brownstone houses, on their tree-lined streets with stone sidewalks, represent most of the principal architectural styles of the 19th century. As seen today, interspersed by their stately churches, the houses represent almost unchanged the community as originally built.

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Meadowport Arch in Prospect Park

Year Built: 1868-1870
Architectural Style: Victorian Orientalist
Architect: Calvert Vaux with Frederick Olmsted
Landmarked: Yes (1975), also National Register of Historic Places

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