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Title [Purchase of Brooklyn]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.145
Date 1907
Description 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"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Gowanus (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Native Americans
Native peoples
Collection Finding Aid Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Copyright Public Domain