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1760: Winter in Brooklyn

A painting of Brooklyn after a snow storm in 1760, rendered by artist Francis Guy. During this time Kings County was decidedly rural and a common place to farm or raise livestock.

Artist Credit: Francis Guy. Reprinted with permission.


History of NYC - 10,000+ Years Ago

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