Profile for Bushwick, New York, NY
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Bushwick is a neighborhood of Brooklyn
The community name derives from Dutch "Boswijck" for "town of the woods."
Elevation is 36 feet.
Bounded by Flushing Avenue, Broadway, Conway Street and Cemetery of the Evergreens.
The community merged with four other towns in 1834 to form the City of Brooklyn
German immigrants established breweries here in the mid-1800sMany Italians moved into the neighborhood after World War I.
Well-known residents have included:
· Irving Thalberg, film producer
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