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Title Cypress Hills Cemetery (page 1 of 2)
Collection Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks
Photographer Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943
Image ID v1974.022.2.111
Date 1909
Description Cypress Hills Cemetery was organized in the mid-19th century. It is situated in both Kings and Queens counties. Originally 125 acres it was later expanded to 500 acres (date in which this occured is unclear). Mentions the removal of bodies from local church cemteries and their re-interment at Cypress Hills Cemetery.

Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Cemeteries
Personal and Corporate Names Cypress Hills Cemetery
Copyright Public Domain