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Title Old Shaw homestead
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.3.080
Date 1920 ca.
Description Old Shaw Homestead at Jamaica Avenue and Elderts Lane. There were originally sever acres to the homestead property. Once a rendez-vous for sleighing parties and later in the sixties [1860s] a gathering place for Union Course Horsemen when William J. Shaw from Virginia was the owner. 1909.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.3"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Jamaica Avenue (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Houses
Mansions
Sleighs
Horse racing
Horses
Horseback riding
Copyright Public Domain