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Title [Ancient Graveyeard of Bushwick (page 2 of 2)]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.010
Date 1909
Description Ancient Graveyard of Bushwick
In sight of the church on Kingsland Avenue and Parker Street junction was the ancient graveyeard of the original Dutch settlement, for many years unused and its few remaining momuments neglected, broke, and almost indecipherable. [excerpt from previous page]
[handwritten on page]

Armbruster writing on location of graveyeard of original Dutch settlement, as well as the efforts of Isaac DeBevoise in 1879 to remove bodies from graveyard and rebury them under Bushwick Church.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick Church
Kingston Avenue (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Churches
Graveyards
Graves
Cemeteries
Copyright Public domain