*AmeliaBathke@Brooklyn@ProspectLeffertsGardens song *Laika stray dog Nov 3 1957. 1st creature to orbit earth. Died from heat hours into flight. "Taken from the side streets." "It's a suicide mission, she don't know what that means...5-4-3-2-1."
1968+ photog *StephenSalmieri born 1945 @Brooklyn Studied @SchoolofVisualArts with *MarvinIsrael Met *DianeArbus May 7, 1967 @131Charles Called on final day of *NewDocuments@Moma Both use *Mamiya C33. 55mm, 80mm & 105mm lenses. Studio @325Broome
‘A young @Brooklyn family going for a Sunday outing, N.Y.C.’ Spotted *MarylinDauria 21 in subway. Lived in The Bronx but mom in Brooklyn. Married at 16 to high school sweetheart mechanic Richard. Mom of 3. Dawn & mentally handicapped Richard
*GiglioFeast (1903) @Havemeyerand9St@ShrineChurchofOurLadyofMountCarmel@Havemeyerand8St Giglio carried by 100 men. 1880s immigrants from @Nola landed @Brooklyn Celebrates return of San Paolino di Nola 410 AD, Bishop who took slave's place.
*StormedeLarverie (Dec 24 1920-May 24, 2014) 93 born @NewOrleans Died @Brooklyn June 28, 1969 started *StonewallRiots@StonewallInn clubbed by *NYPD Threw punch that ignited rights. Caused NYC to ban discrimination at all public accommodations.