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Brooklyn: 329 Pacific Street, 1942
Brooklyn: 329 Pacific Street, 1942
Found Road Map
33"x26" (framed)
2014

On display through September 2015 at Brooklyn Historical Society as part of BRIC's "Mapping Brooklyn" exhibition.

"Brooklyn: 329 Pacific Street, 1942" incorporates the iconic Gran Fury image from the ACT UP "Read My Lips" campaign. The title address (denoted by the nautical star) is of a gay brothel that served the Brooklyn Navy Yards in the early 1940s and became the center of a scandal involving a US senator.