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August 2015: Newspaper Article on the Battle of Brooklyn

A crucial part of the Revolutionary War in New York City and how a memorial may be built to commemorate it.

“Battle of Brooklyn Heroes May Be One Step Closer To Getting New Memorial.” Tom Moore. Brooklyn Eagle. 27 August 2015.

Moore reported and wrote this news feature Battle of Brooklyn story for the Brooklyn Eagle newspaper. It's an in depth question and answer article with historian and author Robert Furman, about the Revolutionary War battle and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's support for a memorial.