Dorrance Brooks Square
W 136 St To W 137 St, St Nicholas Av, Edgecom Av
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This park, named after a Harlem native who was recognized for his "signal bravery" after he was killed while fighting in World War I, offers a place to rest lined with London plane trees for those walking by or using the 135th Street subway station.
Learn about the trials and triumphs of the black experience in the United States and how New York City honors black history in our parks today.