What was Brooklyn like in 1974?

Jeans were less skinny and more flare-like, but other than that, you can get a better look at these photos shot by Danny Lyon.

He spent two months in the summer of 1974 shooting daily life in Fort Green, Park Slope, Bushwick, Bedford-stuyvesant, and other neighborhoods.

What Was Brooklyn Like in 1974?

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    This is pretty cool, my mom, dad and grandparents grew up in New York and in Brooklyn at some point. I’ve always heard...
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