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Name New Utrecht (New York, N.Y.)

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Image of 60th Street near 12th Avenue - Brooklyn oversize 19th century collection

60th Street near 12th Avenue - Brooklyn oversize 19th century collection

View of Sixtieth Street near 12th Avenue in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Borough Park. View of shops with awnings, children, a dirt road, multiple horse-drawn carts, and people crowded around a grocery cart, possibly full of watermelons. Street lamps, and telephone or electricity poles line the road. A railroad crossing is visible in the distance. 60th St. near 12th Avenue. W. J. Mullen Photographer. Aug 20 - 1906. From Ralph Ludlam 1954. 759. Dover 105 [handwritten on verso].

Image of [Timeline of settlements in 17th century Brooklyn] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Timeline of settlements in 17th century Brooklyn] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

On this page Armbruster provides the names and dates of settlements in Kings and Queens counties between 1614-1660. The following names and dates appear handwritten on the page: New [?] Amsterdam - 1614 New Amersfort [or Amersfoort] (Flatlands) -1624 Breukelen (Brooklyn) -1636 Hempstead -1643 Gravesend (Gravensande) - 1645 Mitwout (Flatbush) - 1651 Rusdorp (Jamaica) - 1655 Middlebury (Newton) - 1656 New Utrecht - 1657 Bushwick (Boswyk) - 1660 Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of [Map of 17th century Brooklyn neighborhoods] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Map of 17th century Brooklyn neighborhoods] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Hand drawn, color map of neighborhoods of Brooklyn. Presumably this map works in tandem with the timeline Armbruster provides on the previous page about the establishment of Brooklyn neighborhoods in the 17th century. Places identified on the map include Flushing, Jamaica, Newtown, Bushwick, Brooklyn, Flatbush, New Utrecht, Flatlands, Gravesend, New York Island (Manhattan), and Staten Island. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of Map of the town of Flatbush - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Map of the town of Flatbush - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

"Map of the Town of Flatbush," reprinted on newspaper. Map dated November 10, 1797. Date of reproduction is unknown. Marked on map are "New Lots," the Flatlands, Town of Brooklyn, New Utrecht, Buskwick. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of Emmans Homestead - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Emmans Homestead - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Emmans Homestead where the British Troops are said to have lodged. [handwritten on page] Presumably, Armbruster is suggesting that British troops stopped at the Johannes Emmans Homestead during the Battle of Long Island, a confrontation that occured as part of the American Revolutionary War. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of [Establishment of New Utrecht] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Establishment of New Utrecht] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

New Utrecht purchased from the Indians by Cornelis Van Werckhoven, November 2nd, 1652. Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of New Utrecht who organized in 1677. First church edifice erected in 1700. Torn down in 1828. New one built in 1829. [handwritten on page] Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of Nicasius De Sille House - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Nicasius De Sille House - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Nicasius De Sille House / New Utrecht, built 1657. [handwritten on page] Sketch of residence of Dr. Nicasius de Sille, a statesperson who served as First Councillor to Director General Peter Stuyvesant. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of New Utrecht Reformed Church - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

New Utrecht Reformed Church - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

New Utrecht Reformed Church- 18th Avenue, 83rd to 84th Street [printed on bottom edge of image] Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"

Image of [Seventeenth century Brooklyn land holdings map] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Seventeenth century Brooklyn land holdings map] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Handdrawn, color, map of land division in 17th century Brooklyn. Offers names and sometimes dats of landholders. Also when towns were established and settled. Map includes Bushwick, Brooklyn, Flatbush, Flatlands, Gravesend, and New Utrecht. Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"

Image of Portion of Hubbard's Map, 1666 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Portion of Hubbard's Map, 1666 - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Hand drawn portion of Hubbard's Map, 1666. Includes towns and settlements such as Gravesend, Coney Island, New Utrecht, Flatlands, and Flatbush. Includes roads and waterways. Map undated. 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 Shore Road looking up from 80th Street  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Shore Road looking up from 80th Street - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Shore Road looking up from 80th Street / town of New Utrecht / Jacques Van Brunt house [handwritten on recto] Street view of Shore Road looking up 80th Street in the New Utrecht neighborhood of Brooklyn. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of [Windmill in New Utrecht] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Windmill in New Utrecht] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

House built 1879 by Stewart W. Dougall New Utrecht on the former / Lucy Baron tract. Windmill stood 1897-1911. / Between Fort Hamilton Av. + New Utrecht Ave, 41st + 46th Streets [handwritten on recto] View of house on a hill with a windmill in the New Utrecht neighborhood of Brooklyn. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Tower at New Utrecht Ave and 56th Street - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Tower at New Utrecht Ave and 56th Street - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Tower at New Utrecht Ave + 56th Street Blythebourne, formerly / serving as Bells Tower + Water Works; the tower enclosing a well. [handwritten on recto] Exterior view of a tower and home on New Utrecht Avenue with bare trees. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Cropsey Homestead - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Cropsey Homestead - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Cropsey Homestead to be torn down for/ new Utrecht Avenue Extension [handwritten on recto] Exterior view of the Cropsey Homestead on New Utrecht Avenue. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of [Crane House] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Crane House] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Crane House on 84th Street / to be removed for New Utrecht Avenue Extension [handwritten on recto] Exterior view of Crane house on 84th Street. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of [Old Dutch Cemetery] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Old Dutch Cemetery] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

The Oldest decipherable inscription / Old Dutch Cemetery / New Utrecht [handwritten on recto] Detail shot of an inscription on a tombstone at Old Dutch Cemetery. Scrapbook page from "Views of Kings Co., L.I." by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Church at Lefferts Park  - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

Church at Lefferts Park - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

CHURCH AT LEFFERTS PARK. [printed on recto] TOWN OF NEW UTRECHT. [handwritten on recto] Exterior view of a church at Lefferts Park in New Utrecht. Scrapbook page from "Views of New York City Brooklyn and other places. Volume I" compiled by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of Map of New Utrecht - Ralph Irving Lloyd lantern slides

Map of New Utrecht - Ralph Irving Lloyd lantern slides

Map of New Utrecht. / Dr. Ralph I. Lloyd.

Image of Bennett House, 95th Street and Shore Road - Ralph Irving Lloyd lantern slides

Bennett House, 95th Street and Shore Road - Ralph Irving Lloyd lantern slides

Exterior view of the side and front of a historic house, including the porch, street, sidewalk and a street lamp. (Bennett House - 95th St. + Shore Rd - Prior to 1795 - New Utrecht - Dr. Ralph I. Lloyd) [handwritten on recto].