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Guide to the Timothy Matlack farm auction broadside 1978.190

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 18, 2011
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Matlack, Timothy
Title: Timothy Matlack farm auction broadside
Dates: 1823
Abstract: A broadside, dated 1823, that advertises the auction of a farm locted in Flushing, Queens to be sold by Timothy Matlack. The farm was situated on 248 acres of land and was located on the banks of Little Neck Bay. The broadside provides detailed information on the characteristics of the property.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0092
Call Phrase: 1978.190
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.