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Photos: Gorgeous Brooklyn Homes From The Early 1900s

Ocean Avenue and Avenue L (garage at H.A. Faber residence), ca. 1910

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Ocean Avenue and Avenue L (H.A. Faber residence). ca. 1910

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1345 President Street (S. Epstein residence). ca. 1923. <a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=1345+President+Street+brooklyn&ll=40.667545,-73.943975&spn=0.00651,0.013014&sll=40.668035,-73.944623&layer=c&cbp=13,31.8,,0,-3.69&cbll=40.667748,-73.944601&gl=us&hnear=1345+President+St,+Brooklyn,+New+York+11213&t=h&z=17&panoid=4A0fuEyZqyTKJLd1NiCk2A">Here it is today</a>, gorgeous as ever.

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75 Maple Street. Reynolds residence. ca. 1924. (<a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=75+Maple+Street&ll=40.660091,-73.957483&spn=0.006511,0.013014&sll=40.660579,-73.958124&layer=c&cbp=13,347.83,,0,-5.78&cbll=40.660353,-73.958128&gl=us&hnear=75+Maple+St,+Brooklyn,+New+York+11225&t=h&z=17&panoid=xV0OTBRtTeHYo0p9Vd-BcQ">Still there</a>!)

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L: Clinton Avenue residence, ca. 1900 R: Jas F. Booth's residence, 761 or 731 East 31st Street. ca. 1900

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L: The Mrs. Leonard J. Busby residence at 25 Montgomery Place, Brooklyn. ca. 1907 (and <a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=25+Montgomery+Place,+Brooklyn&ll=40.670874,-73.972642&spn=0.00651,0.013014&sll=40.671366,-73.973290&layer=c&cbp=13,29.59,,0,-16.24&cbll=40.671339,-73.973268&gl=us&hnear=25+Montgomery+Pl,+Brooklyn,+New+York+11215&t=h&z=17&panoid=lq9m0mdDa4LtozoIqVsjqw">it's still there</a>!) R: Clinton Avenue residence. ca. 1900

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Maple Street between Rogers and Bedford Avenue. Limestone residences, general view. ca. 1925. (And still <a href="https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Maple+Street++and+Bedford+Avenue+brooklyn&hl=en&ll=40.660408,-73.956989&spn=0.006511,0.013014&sll=40.660416,-73.956899&layer=c&cbp=13,76.65,,0,-9.63&cbll=40.660416,-73.956899&gl=us&hnear=Bedford+Ave+%26+Maple+St,+Brooklyn,+Kings,+New+York+11225&t=h&z=17&panoid=srIhVtUsq4gmwvgB_Tl54g">looking good today</a>!)

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