The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission posted photos and a document related to the 1965 landmarking of Brooklyn Heights on its Tumblr account this week. View the photos on the LPC’s Tumblr. Our neighborhood was landmarked on November 25, 1965.
In 2010, Brooklyn Heights preservationist and our own Karl Junkersfeld produced this video about the road leading up to that moment:
View more photos on the LPC’s Tumblr.
The document below is a great read, check it out and discuss in the comments below.