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Title [Purchase of Brooklyn]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.144
Date 1907
Description Battle of Long Island [handwritten on page]

Map of Battle of Long Island, also known as the Battle of Brooklyn or the Battle of Brooklyn Heights. Occured on August 27, 1776 as part of the American Revolutionary War. The British won the battle and gained control over the city of New York.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)

Long Island (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings War
Collection Finding Aid Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Copyright Public Domain