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March 28, 2015

Westerleigh, S.I., Built on Temperance

Living In By VERA HALLER [NEW YORK TIMES] APRIL 8, 2014 Followers of the temperance movement late in the 19th century created a place called National Prohibition Park, where they could escape the stresses and bad influences of the city. The community, on Staten Island’s North Shore, is now known as Westerleigh. In many ways, Westerleigh […]

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