Brooklyn, New York: Lindsay For Mayor Sign

A painted billboard, ghost sign over 50 years old, for New York's infamous "Fun City" mayor.

Address:
Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, NY
Directions:
On the east side of Bedford Ave. at its intersection with Foster and Flatbush Aves. The sign faces north.
Admission:
Free
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Lindsay for Mayor.

Lindsay For Mayor Sign

This painted sign is for John Lindsay for Mayor from the year 1965. It is still visible on a wall in Brooklyn.

[Erik Lander, 05/02/2016]

Lindsay is remembered for calling New York "Fun City" during years when it really was not. For years this sign had been covered by a billboard attached to the wall, which accidentally preserved the painted sign underneath.


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