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Title [Scherhorn Mansion summary]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.199
Date 1907
Description The Bennett and Bentyn purchase was made in 1636. Bennett seems to have became the owner of the entire tract after a few years and to have built himself a house which was burned during the Indian war in 1643. The original sone walls form part of the Schermerhorn Mansion, Third Avenue and Twenty-eigth Street. [handwritten on page]

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Houses
Collection Finding Aid Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Copyright Public Domain