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History Of Prospect Park: Amy Peck
THE HISTORY OF PROSPECT PARK
ILLUSTRATED LECTURE AT THE MONTAUK CLUB,
25 8th AVENUE, PARK SLOPE
3.00 pm - 4.30 pm, THURSDAY MAY 9
Amy Peck is the archivist and historian for Prospect Park Alliance. In this role she oversees an archive of documents, maps and images that serve to advance public understanding and appreciation for the history of Prospect Park from its design by Olmsted, Vaux & Co. in 1866 to the present day.
Amy has been the archivist of the Prospect Park Archives since 2006. Her illustrated talk will touch on highlights of the Park's history from its design and construction through 150 years of changes in architecture, usage, economic lows and restoration highs.
Note: The Montauk Club has handicapped access from the Plaza St West side of the bldg.
Please let us know if you need to use that entrance.
This event is free and open to the public, but you must register. Seating is limited.
Thursday, May 9, 2019, 3:00 PM until 4:30 PM
25 8th Ave
Additional accessibility information available on request
Please respect your host, as well as the other GNPS members who have registered and on the wait list, by giving sufficient advance notice if your plans change and you cannot attend.