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Title Old Betts house
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.214
Date 1909
Description The Old Betts house on the old Newtown Road between Calvary Cemetery and Maurice Avenue built by Captain Richard Betts, who came to Newtown about the middle of the 17th century. Still standing. [handwritten on page]

Text transcribed from "History of Queens County" (1882) by W.W. Munsell & Company.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Newtown Road (New York, N.Y.)
Calvary Cemetery
Maurice Avenue (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Houses
Copyright Public Domain