Old Bay Ridge.

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LC ClassificationsF129.B34 G5
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. (incl. cover)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5895205M
LC Control Number63039485
OCLC/WorldCa7492272

This book provides wonderful background stories for both Bay Ridge and the colony, presented with a most satisfying alliance of narrative and period photos. Although I have added half a star because of its personal import for me, this is a story worth reading, no matter where you grew up.5/5(3).

Bay Ridge was once a quaint and rural pocket of suburban Brooklyn. With the establishment of Ovington Village in the s, the area became a haven for artists and businessmen alike. The area still bears remnants of its artistic and historic past.

The beautiful Narrows that so inspired this guild served as a vital point of defense in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. Bay Ridge was once a quaint and rural pocket of suburban Brooklyn. With the establishment of Ovington Village in the s, the area became a haven for artists and businessmen alike.

The area still bears remnants of its artistic and historic past. In-print books by members of the Bay Ridge Historical Society, past and present, are usually available at society meetings. You can also find them online and at local retailers.

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In Bay Ridge, the Bay Ridge Historical Society has collected images from days gone by to tell the stories of an earlier time. One of the most famous contributions comes from the photographs of Samuel Winter Thomas, a photographer who lived at 3rd Avenue and 75th Street/5(6).

OLD BAY RIDGE. When Henry Hudson, the Dutch Old Bay Ridge. book, sailed up the bay in the first persons to greet him were the Nyack Indians. Forty-eight years later came the. Old Mrs. Moore had been born and brought up in Bay Ridge, and her tales of a Bay Ridge before my time fascinated me.

They lived in a big old fashioned house on Ovington Avenue - the Bay Ridge Sanatorium stands in its place, and the big cherry tree in the garden, which caused Miss Sarah such concern when boys stole the cherries, is gone. Photos of Old Bay Ridge has 6, members. This is a place where people around the world can share there photos of Bay Ridge's past.

There are some. This is a fine little book, and anyone who loves Bay Ridge should get themselves a copy. More pictures available here and on Left in Bay Ridge. Photos printed with permission from Bay Ridge, by Peter Scarpa, Lawrence Stelter and the Bay Ridge Historical Society.

The ground floor was where my dentist, Dr. Tempkin, had his office. As a matter of fact I still go to the same office because I continued with Dr. Tempkin’s successor, Dr. Mark De Bock, whose office is now at 4th Avenue and Bay Ridge Parkway or, as all Bay Ridgers call it, 75th Street.

My dentist is my only continued connection with Bay Ridge. Bay Ridge was once a quaint and rural pocket of suburban Brooklyn. With the establishment of Ovington Village in the s, the area became a haven for artists and businessmen alike. The area still bears remnants of its artistic and historic past.

The beautiful Narrows that so inspired this Brand: History Press, The. Bay Ridge was once a quaint and rural pocket of suburban Brooklyn. With the establishment of Ovington Village in the s, the area became a haven for artists and businessmen alike.

The area still bears remnants of its artistic and historic : TheHistoryPress. The old Bay Ridge Theater(the book says the late s, but I suspect its a bit later) before the marquee came down. Click to enlarge. Note Ro Val car service vehicle in foreground. I've spent the last few days reviewing a copy of Bay Ridge, a 96 page quality paperback that will be available on January Bay Ridge Forever Posted on: Nov 22 One homeport night the bomb ers were playing their 1st bar the kids in the neighorhood e only people in the bar over 18 were the stopped making mixed drinks at they were serving were 7and7s or bottles of went through every bottle of.

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BAY RIDGE – This small book, published last month, features 11 true crimes, some solved, some still “cold”, that took place in Bay Ridge between up until Packed with historic details about the neighborhood and the individual time periods (there was a time when parking on streets overnight was new and controversial), it offers a.

The destruction of a Bay Ridge farmhouse. Forgotten Fan BrooklynKid87 witnessed the demolition of this Civil-War era building in and documented its death by is a standard-issue multi-family brick box in its place now. Gelston Avenue is one of Bay Ridge’s oldest named streets; it turns up on maps from the farmhouse was.

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‘Old Bay Ridge & Ovington Village’ Book Tells of Vibrant Community’s Residential and Business Dynamic Rise. By Harold Egeln. How Bay Ridge rose from a rural land of farms and forest to urban fame and fortune to become a fertile Brooklyn engine that drives this dynamic and thriving community of businesses and residents is excellently articulated by local.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: A brief history by the Narrows: topology, first settlers, European conquest and revolution --Bay Ridge: its "founding fathers" of --Ovington Village: and artists' colony is formed --Artists of Ovington Village: Otto Heinigke and George Schlegel --Mansions of Old Bay.

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This book, at first, reminded me of the book: The Drowning Girls. Where the neighborhood seems perfect but underneath the facade has a lot of secrets. I soon realized though, that this book was quite different!.

And I honestly loved the "twist". It soon becomes apparent that not all is what it seems at The Ridge/5.

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Growing Up In Bay Ridge Brooklyn-is Part of The Brooklyn past series of books This book is as close as you’ll get to growing up in Brooklyn, Back in the day. So Close it will have you Reeling in the Years, and you won’t want to put it down.

In which neighborhood in Brooklyn did you grow up. Do you yearn for the good old days. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Brief History: Old Bay Ridge and Ovington Village: A History by Matthew Scarpa (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). Just wanted to wish all our "old" Bay Ridge friends a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. We had some good times and years in "Old Bay Ridge". ;-) Although we met on Coney Island and spent most of our time in Bay Ridge (circa ) we finally got together again 15 years ago and this will be our first Christmas as Mr.

and Mrs. Bay Ridge Library is one of BPL’s busiest branches, ranking in the top 10 for annual visitors, circulation and program attendance. The branch has served a large and diverse population since its opening in Today, Bay Ridge provides programs and collections for a neighborhood that includes speakers of Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Chinese, Greek and Korean.

6) Boulevard Books at – 13th Avenue in Dyker Heights has a book club that goes out to dinner in Bay Ridge or Dyker Heights. See their facebook page for the next meetup – they welcome everyone.

Seen here. 7) Saint Athanasius has a book club and they have chosen their books for the whole year. Anthanasius holds their book club meetings in the convent on 62nd Street and Bay. - Explore sgouras's board "old bay ridge" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Brooklyn, Brooklyn image and Prospect park brooklyn pins.

- Picking up from yesterday's post, discussing the photo book " Bay Ridge", by Peter Scarpa and Lawrence Stetler, for the Bay Ridge Historical Society, which is released this Monday When you first look at this photo, it doesn't seem that impressive, but bear with me here.

This photo was taken innear the corner. Bay Ridge is a residential neighborhood in the southwest corner of the New York City borough of is bounded by Sunset Park on the north, Dyker Heights on the east, the Narrows and the Belt Parkway on the west, and Fort Hamilton Army Base and the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge on the south.

The section of Bay Ridge south of 86th Street is sometimes considered part of a Borough: Brooklyn. Growing Up In Bay Ridge Brooklyn and iconic things of our time s Do you yearn for the good old days.

This series of neighborhood books is the closest you'll get to reliving the past-or. Five-year-old author with ties to Bay Ridge on her way to stardom. By Jaime DeJesus • Octo @ pm.

Photo courtesy of Ariana Jalia. Five-year-old author Ariana Jalia. She’s published two books and she’s only five years old! To say that young author Ariana Jalia is a rising star would be an understatement.Legends Sports Store at 5th Ave sells the book and scouting uniform in Bay Ridge.

You do not need to be a student at the schools listed below. These are just the meeting places for the troops and any boy can go to any of these schools (as long as there is room in the troop).The Old Bay Ridge cocktail is a classic cocktail with straight rye whiskey and aquavit.