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Guide to the Long Island deeds collection 1978.006

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Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 17, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Brooklyn and Long Island deeds collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1716-1885
Abstract: A collection of deeds from various properties located on Long Island, dated 1716 to 1885 and measuring 0.16 linear feet. Property locations in the collection include East Hampton, Southampton, Brookhaven, Flushing, Newtown, Jamaica, and Brooklyn. Names mentioned in the collection include Charlotte Schermerhorn, William H. Schermerhorn, Jacob and Juliet Strong, Peter Stuyvesant, William J. Cogswell, Daniel Brewster, George Stillwell, George Jarvis, George Post, and Henry E. Pierrepont.
Quantity: 0.16 Linear feet in two folders
Text [Box]: A0074
Call Phrase: 1978.006
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.