Baisley Pond Park Improvements – Jamaica NY

Description

New York City’s Parks Department website states:
“During the Great Depression of the 1930s, Commissioner Robert Moses (1888-1981) and the Works Progress Administration constructed recreational facilities in the park, including a boat landing, several playgrounds, tennis and handball courts, baseball diamonds, and a football field.”

Source notes

http://www.nycgovparks.org/parks/baisleypondpark/history

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on April 15, 2014.

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Location Info


Baisley Park
Jamaica, NY 11434

Coordinates: 40.675587, -73.785313

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