Verona Street

Verona Street was originally Ewer Street. The name was changed sometime before 1875. Herman Sherman speculated that it was possibly renamed in deference to a large number of Italians in the area who came from Verona.

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  • Dikeman, J.  The Brooklyn Compendium, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Common Council.  1870. (accessed 2016)

     Sherman, Herman. "Red Hook Place-Names." Graduate Thesis, Brooklyn College, 1965.

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