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Title Village structures in early-19th century Williamsburgh
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.073
Date 1909
Description First Baptist Church of Williamsburgh organized in 1839. Meetings were held in the District Schoolhous and the Village Courthouse until farmhouse was erected at the corner of 5th South 1st Street. Dedicated in 1843. [handwritten on page]

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
South 1st Street (New York, N.Y.)
5th Avenue (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Churches
Schools
Courthouses
Farmhouses
Copyright Public domain