Ask the Historian: Post Your Staten Island Questions
Monday, August 09, 2010
Ever heard of the Pig, Peach or Whisky Wars? Do you know where the British massed their troops while preparing to attack New York City during the American Revolution?
All this week, WNYC is collecting your questions about Staten Island (or Staaten Eylandt, as the Dutch called it) and posing them to Staten Island borough historian, Thomas Matteo.
Check back here to see his answers and learn more about New York City's least populous borough.