|Title||Williamsburgh (page 1 of 2)|
|Collection||Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks|
|Photographer||Armbruster, Eugene L., 1865-1943|
Text from Historical Collections of the state of New York, 1841. Informal citation on page.
Summarizes rapid expansion of Williamsburgh due to proximity to ferry boat to Manhattan and robust waterfront on the East River. Also includes the extent of the village in terms of infrastructure and business establishments. Population was 5094.
Scrapbook page from "Bushwick and her neighbors, Vol.2"
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.)
Bushwick (New York, N.Y.)
Grand Street Ferry
Grand Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Boat & ship industry