Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Williamsburgh (page 2 of 2)
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.098
Date 1909
Description By Reverend Sam M. Haskins D.D. Rector of St. Marks. 1889. [handwritten on page 1]

Account of population growth and advancements in infrastructure from Williamsburgh's founding until late-19th century. Also talks about Williamsburgh's first schoolhouse on Grand Street and the "Brick Block" on South Second Street.

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