November 13, 2018

A Rich Heritage

The Club was founded in 1889 by prominent Brooklyn residents excited about Brooklyn’s economic boom following the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge. Founding members includedCharles PrattRichard Schermerhorn, and Edwin C. Litchfield, and the architect of the 1891 landmark Park Slope building was Francis Kimball.

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  1. rosanne martinos says:

    Passed the building the other day, Could not take my eye!s off of it. Such beauty must go there for brunch, or dinner. Read about Francis H. Kimball very interesting.Will share information with friend!s.

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