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Title Hetl Strandt (page 2 of 2)
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.022
Date 1909
Description Extract from a sketch by John M. Stearns [handwritten on page]

Transcribed from Stearns' first-hand account of traveling in Kings County, specifically his description of the Fountain Inn. This public meeting place was located on First Street, south of Grand Street "on land conveyed to Francis Titus by Isaac Meserole" in 1758.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) First Street
Grand Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Inns
Copyright Public domain