|Title||[Freek's Mill, Yellow Mill, Battle of Long Island retreat]|
|Collection||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|
|Photographer||Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943|
Freek's Mill with Yellow Mill in distance, Gowanus. Burnt [?] August 27, 1776 while the Americans were retreating across Gowanus Creek. [handwritten on page]
Armbruster referring to retreat that occured during the Battle of Long Island in the American Revolutionary War.
Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Gowanus Canal (New York, N.Y.)
|Collection Finding Aid||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|