Latest in Windsor Terrace

Pilgrim Laundry

Ask a Historian: What’s the history of Pilgrim Laundry?

January 31 | John B. Manbeck

Fred of Park Slope asks: “Tell us about the history of Pilgrim Laundry in Windsor Terrace.” It’s a very interesting, modern history, Fred. And a positive story about Brooklyn chutzpah. Dating back to its founding in 1894, the company guaranteed fairness to its employees. The founders, James Dann and Edward Bancker, were convinced that their […]

News for those who live, work and play in Brooklyn and beyond