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Title Original first Grand Street Church
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.067
Date 1907
Description Original First Grand Church (Brooklyn). Being built in 1833 on Grand Street near Bedford Avenue. Dedicated as the Methodist Protestant Chirch of Williamsburgh, became known as the Old Grand Street Church, removed in 1847 to North 7th Street, east Bedford crossings [?] Avenues. After its removal, partially rebuilt and changed to a tenament house. [handwritten on page]

Newspaper photograph of original Grand Street Church. Man leaning on fence post on right. It appears that Armbruster traced some of the lines on the house and tree post in black ink.

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