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Title [Williamsburgh name]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.066
Date 1907
Description Previously the region along the River was known as Het Strandt, but although Williamsburgh had been a failure, the name came into common use. [handwritten on page]

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