Day 170


June 17th, 2012

Built on the site of the 1939 PGA Championship, Electchester was established as a housing co-op in 1949 by Harry Van Arsdale Jr. and Local 3 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

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  1. Gigi says:

    Oh, you were walking along 164th St., it’s the street parallel to where I live :) Sometimes when I take the bus to Flushing, we would pass these trimmed hedges and I’d always think how well tended the site is.

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