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Title [East Hampton]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.12.091
Date 1909
Description Text about establishment of Easthampton [East Hampton] in mid-17th century. Before 1664 the name of the town was Maidstone. In 1664, the town received a patent from Colonel Richard Nicolls, English colonial governor of the New York province. The summary includes information about land deeds with local Native American communities.

Scrapbook page from "Suffolk County, Part 2"
Place Names Long Island (N.Y.)
East Hampton (N.Y.)
Suffolk County (N.Y.)
Subject Headings Native Americans
Native peoples
Indians of North America
Land grants
Settlements
Copyright Public Domain