Archive for July, 2011

Hall of Records

BHS Library

Spent some time yesterday researching family genealogy at the Brooklyn Historical Society. Did not find much, but the library looks like it came out of a movie set.

Breezy Point

Black Skimmers

American Oyster Catcher

Yes, it’s New York City. The Breezy Point community in Queens is surrounded by the National Gateway Recreational Area. It is also a major breeding ground for a number of shore birds. Many elements of the Breezy Point community reflect a much simpler age. It was nice to get away. Thanks Mary Ellen and Joan.