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Name Gowanus (New York, N.Y.)

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Image of [Northeast corner of Carroll Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[Northeast corner of Carroll Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

Northeast corner of Carroll Street (right) and 3rd Avenue.

Image of Land purchased forn the indians - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Land purchased forn the indians - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Land purchased from the indians [handwritten on page] Below heading is a handwritten chart for years 1636-1639 of people who purchased land from Native Americans in New Amersfoort, Gowanus, and Waalbogt. Also records William Kieft's purchase of nearly all of the land in Kings and Queens County in 1638-1639. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of [Purchase of Brooklyn] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Purchase of Brooklyn] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Town of Brooklyn - Breukelan - First purchased from the Indians at Gowanus, 1636, at Waalbogt, 1637, and at 'The Ferry' about same time town organized, 1646. [handwritten on page] Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of The old DeHart or Bergen house - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The old DeHart or Bergen house - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The Old De Hart [or DeHart] or Bergen House, near 36th Street Gowanus, City of Brooklyn 1863. Lithograph G. Hayward, 171 Pearl Street, for H.M. Closkey's Manual, 1863. [printed on image on page] See v1974.22.1.157 for Armbruster writing on house. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of [Map of eastern Brooklyn with roads] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Map of eastern Brooklyn with roads] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Brooklyn neighborhoods with Dutch names. Major roads also marked. Neighborhoods marked include: Bushwick, Wallbout, Brooklyn, Red Hook, Bedford, Gowanus, Cripplebush. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"

Image of [Map of landholders near Gowanus Cove] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Map of landholders near Gowanus Cove] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Hand drawn map of land parcels with landholders and farmers in Gowanus from early-17th century. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"

Image of [Map of Flatbush and surround towns] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Map of Flatbush and surround towns] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Hand drawn map of Flatbush and surrounding towns such as Gowanus, Gravesend, Flatlands, and New Utrecht. Time frame depicted is not marked, but estimated to be depicting 17th century. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"

Image of [Northeast corner of Nevins Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[Northeast corner of Nevins Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

Northeast corner of Nevins Street (left) and Butler Street.

Image of [Northwest corner of Third Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[Northwest corner of Third Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

Northwest corner of Third Street and Fourth Avenue looking west. Third Street side showing.

Image of The "Tower House" at Gowanus - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The "Tower House" at Gowanus - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The "Tower House" at Gowanus / 300 8th Street east of 5th Avenue / one Richardson owner 1850-1908. / Sold 1913 to be taken down. Exterior view of the "Tower House" building in Gowanus. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Greenwood Baptist Church  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Greenwood Baptist Church - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

GREENWOOD BAPTIST CHURCH [printed on recto] / 4th Avenue + Fifteenth Street. Brooklyn / 1875 [handwritten on recto] Exterior view of Greenwood Baptist Church. Scrapbook page from "Views of New York City Brooklyn and other places. Volume I" compiled by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of [View of Gowanus Canal.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[View of Gowanus Canal.] - John D. Morrell photographs

View of Gowanus Canal looking north from Carroll Street bridge.

Image of [View of Gowanus Canal.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[View of Gowanus Canal.] - John D. Morrell photographs

View of Gowanus Canal from 3rd Street Bridge looking north.

Image of [Third Street Bridge.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[Third Street Bridge.] - John D. Morrell photographs

Third Street Bridge (over Gowanus Canal).

Image of [View from window of Smith-9th Street Station (IND) looking north.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[View from window of Smith-9th Street Station (IND) looking north.] - John D. Morrell photographs

View from window of Smith-9th Street Station (IND) looking north. Canal at left.

Image of [View of portion of Smith-9th Street Station (IND).] - John D. Morrell photographs

[View of portion of Smith-9th Street Station (IND).] - John D. Morrell photographs

View of portion of Smith-9th Street Station (IND). North side - Manhattan Queens-bound side.

Image of [View from window of Smith-9th Street Station (IND) looking northeast.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[View from window of Smith-9th Street Station (IND) looking northeast.] - John D. Morrell photographs

View from window of Smith-9th Street Station (IND) looking northeast.

Image of [#293 Seventh Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[#293 Seventh Street.] - John D. Morrell photographs

#293 Seventh Street (left) and #295 Seventh Street (rt.) Brooklyn, N.Y.

Image of [Custom Auto Repair.] - John D. Morrell photographs

[Custom Auto Repair.] - John D. Morrell photographs

Custom Auto Repair 149 Ninth Street Brooklyn, N.Y. (right) Building at left, 147 Ninth Street is for sale.