|Title||[William Kieft secures land for West India Company, 1638]|
|Collection||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|
|Photographer||Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943|
Armbruster's summary of a land transaction between the cheif of the KesKecohquereum (or Kes-Kak-quereum) and Director-General William Kieft for the West India Company on August 1st, 1638. Transaction included land that would later become the town of Bushwick.
William Kieft was the Director-General of the colony of New Netherland (1638-1646)
Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
|Collection Finding Aid||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|