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Guide to the abstracts of deeds to Brooklyn farms 1973.165

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Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Abstracts of deeds to Brooklyn farms
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1800 to 1920
Abstract: One bound volume containing handwritten abstracts of titles and deeds to several Brooklyn farms from the late 18th to early 19th centuries. A partial index of some farms is also included. The volume bears inscriptions stating that the abstracts were created by "W.L.S." and "F.S." The identities of these individuals, as well as what source(s) of information they used to compose the abstracts, are unknown.
Quantity: 0.19 Linear feet in one folder.
Text [Box]: A0005
Call Phrase: 1973.165
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.