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Title Luyster farm
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.208
Date 1909
Description Text transcribed from "History of Queens County" (1882) by W.W. Munsell & Company.

Farm covered Bowery Bay to thre Riker homestead. Originally owned by the Dutch Reformed Church but then sold to Pieter Luyster in the late-17th century. He erected a mill at Fish Point.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Bowery Bay
Subject Headings Farms
Copyright Public Domain