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Title [Timeline of settlements in 17th century Brooklyn]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.141
Date 1907
Description On this page Armbruster provides the names and dates of settlements in Kings and Queens counties between 1614-1660.

The following names and dates appear handwritten on the page:
New [?] Amsterdam - 1614
New Amersfort [or Amersfoort] (Flatlands) -1624
Breukelen (Brooklyn) -1636
Hempstead -1643
Gravesend (Gravensande) - 1645
Mitwout (Flatbush) - 1651
Rusdorp (Jamaica) - 1655
Middlebury (Newton) - 1656
New Utrecht - 1657
Bushwick (Boswyk) - 1660

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New Academy of the Brooklyn Art Association
New Amsterdam
Flatlands (New York, N.Y.)
Gravesend (New York, N.Y.)
Flatbush (New York, N.Y.)
Jamaica (New York, N.Y.)
New Utrecht (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Settlements
Copyright Public Domain