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Title The Vechte-Cortelyon House
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.159
Date 1907
Description The Vechte-Cortelyon House on Fifth Avenue near 4th Street. Erected [in] 1699 probably by Claus Adriantse VanVechte [?]. Land purchased [in] 1790 by James Cortelyou. [handwritten on page]

Also known as the Old Dutch House or the Old Stone House.

See v1974.22.1.160 from lithograph image of house.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Fifth Avenue (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
4th Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
5th Avenue (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Houses
Collection Finding Aid Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Copyright Public Domain