05 March 2011

Tour of Federal Hall

Learning about the origin of uppercase and lowercase letters.  Printers stored
uppercase letters in the top  shelves of their case (see middle left of photo)
and stored lowercase letters beneath them.

All that work for one page!

An example of Peter Zenger's newspaper.

Federal Hall, originally called City Hall, as a British stronghold during the Revolutionary War.

The Battle of Brooklyn (origin of Clinton Hill and Fort Greene!)

Completing a NPS workbook to earn Junior Park Ranger status

Drawing comparisons between City Hall and Federal Hall.

The swearing in of 4 new Junior Park Rangers