Posts Tagged ‘Greenwood Cemetary’

The View to Liberty

Unbeknownst to many, Lady Liberty has a girlfriend. Thanks to the Irish immigrant turned prominent Brooklyn businessman Charles Higgins, Liberty has gazed directly into the eyes of a statue of Minerva – who stands contentedly in Brooklyn’s Greenwood Cemetery – for the past 85 years. Since its founding in 1838, many prominent New Yorkers haveRead more..