TIL – When Ozone gas was first identified in 1840 its harmful effects were not widely understood – it was associated with fresh air and recuperative properties. In 1882, a businessman coined the name Ozone Park (NY) to promote the area’s proximity to “fresh tonic ocean air”.

Read more: https://www.boweryboyshistory.com/2021/02/the-breezy-story-of-ozone-park-queens-the-harlem-of-brooklyn.html

What do you think?

12 Points
Upvote Downvote

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply