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Place Explorer: Brownsville

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
Beth-El Hospital (former, now Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center) Brownsville Brooklyn Site of a 1962 labor struggle by hospital workers
Betsy Head Memorial Playground & Swimming Pool Brownsville Brooklyn One of the city's 11 giant WPA-era pools
Brooklyn Women's Hospital Brownsville Brooklyn Neighborhood hospital
Brownsville Heritage House Brownsville Brooklyn African American cultural center
Brownsville Student Farm Project Brownsville Brooklyn Formerly abandoned Brownsville lot reclaimed as an educational farm
Margaret Sanger Clinic (former) Brownsville Brooklyn The first birth control clinic in the United States
Prince Hall Lodge Brownsville Brooklyn Historic Black Masonic lodge