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Guide to the Brooklyn roads records 1977.337

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on March 17, 2015
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.).
Title: Brooklyn roads records
Dates [inclusive]: 1825-1883
Abstract: The collection includes petitions, surveys, contracts, maps, and notices for assessment for 91 streets in Brooklyn, including seven in the neighborhood of Williamsburg.
Quantity: 0.75 linear feet in one oversize manuscript box
Text [Box]: 1 of 1
Call Phrase: 1977.337

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Arrangement note

The records are arranged alphabetically by street name.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Contracts
  • Legal documents
  • Maps
  • Petitions

Subject Organizations

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Common Council.
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.).

Subject Topics

  • Ferries -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Roads -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Streets -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Tax assessment -- New York (State) -- Kings County

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Williamsburg (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use note

The records are in the public domain.

Related Archival Materials note

The Brooklyn, N.Y., Department of Law, Corporation Counsel records contain a series of similiar street improvement records (2013.015).

Processing Information note

Minimally processed to the collection level.

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