|Title||[Destruction of old Dutch records]|
|Collection||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|
|Photographer||Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943|
When Bushwick was made part of the City of Brooklyn a nice functionary of the City Hall, on assuming charge of its Old Dutch Records, contemptously thrust them in his waste paper sacks and sent them to the paper mill, by which his perquisites were increased at the rate of four cents per pound. [handwritten on page]
Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.1"
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
|Collection Finding Aid||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|