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Hidden Gems of Green-Wood

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - Sunday, December 15, 2019

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Visitors will see all four of Green-Wood’s glacial ponds and the
graves of Louis Moreau Gottschalk (19th-century composer and matinee
idol); “Bill the Butcher” of the “Gangs of New York”; actress and
celebrity mistress, Lola Montez; Rex the Dog; New York City mobster,
Joey Gallo; George C. Tilyou, founder of Coney Island’s Steeplechase;
William Augustus Spencer who “bravely met death at sea in the Titanic
disaster”; and the creator of Morse Code and an accomplished portrait
artist, Samuel F.B. Morse. Visitors will also hear the tragic story of
17-year-old Charlotte Canda.

Contact Information:

Harry Weil


25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11232
New York City