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Title [Seventeenth century Brooklyn land holdings map]
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.171
Date 1909
Description Handdrawn, color, map of land division in 17th century Brooklyn. Offers names and sometimes dats of landholders. Also when towns were established and settled. Map includes Bushwick, Brooklyn, Flatbush, Flatlands, Gravesend, and New Utrecht.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
Flatbush (New York, N.Y.)
Flatlands (New York, N.Y.)
New Utrecht (New York, N.Y.)
Gravesend (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Land subdivision
Land tenure
Copyright Public Domain