Imagining a New York where the streets are named for women
September 9, 2019 Alex Williamson
City of Women Map, First Edition. Image courtesy of New York Transit Museum
On street signs, subway stations, neighborhoods and buildings, the names of historically significant men are plastered all across New York City.
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle and brooklyneagle.com cover Brooklyn 24/7 online and five days a week in print with the motto, “All Brooklyn All the Time.” With a history dating back to 1841, the Eagle is New York City’s only daily devoted exclusively to Brooklyn.