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Image of the Week
The harvest season is going strong. This picture was taken in mid-1970s in front of Clinton Hill Branch of Brooklyn Public Library located at 380 Washington Avenue. Apparently, there was a sign on the doors of the library at that time which read "Pumpkins outside/Books inside". Next weekend, pick a pumpkin and start sculpting your Jack-o'-Lantern! And luckily, every season is good for a book.
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