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Guide to Francis V. Morrell's Recollections of Old Williamsburgh 1973.084

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Creator: Morrell, Francis Vandervoort, 1844-1922
Title: Francis V. Morrell's Recollections of Old Williamsburgh
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1915
Abstract: Francis V. Morrell's manuscript "Recollections of Old Williamsburgh" (circa 1915) contains colorful descriptions of the social, economic, geographic, and built environments of the city of Williamsburgh (now Williamsburg, Brooklyn) during the mid-nineteenth century. Morrell's memoir includes entries on various residents of Williamsburgh, especially in the context of their occupations as druggist, school teacher, etc.
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet in one folder
Language of Materials: Materials in English.
Text [Box]: A0001
Container: 1973.084 (1 folder)
Call Phrase: 1973.084
Sponsor: Developed with grant funds from the U.S. Department of Education Underground Railroad Educational and Cultural (URR) Program.