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Title [Summary of settlement of Canarsie tribe]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.1.007
Date 1907
Description The Canarsie or Canarsee tribe claimed the whole of King's County and part of the town of Jamaica. [first sentence handwritten on page]

Eugene Armbruster's description of the extent of Canarsie land claims in Kings County (Brooklyn, New Utrecht) and the town of Jamaica. The tribe's primary settlement, according to Armbruster, was at Canarsie.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Canarsie (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Native peoples
Native Americans
Collection Finding Aid Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Copyright Public Domain