679 Lafayette Avenue House (Magnolia Grandiflora) 
Magnolia Tree Earth Center
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Full Address: 679 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
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Year Built: 1880-83
Year Designated: 1977
Year Published: 1977
Architect: unknown
Key words: Tompkins Park, tree, center for environmental education, Hattie Carthen, individual landmark
Notes: No.'s 677, 678 and 679 constitute the Magnolia Tree Earth Center. Each building was designated separately in 1977; a designation report exists for each. See also " Magnolia Grandiflora" designation report.
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