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Guide to the Brooklyn property records 1979.022

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
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Title: Brooklyn property records
Dates [inclusive]: 1683-1920
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1800-1899
Abstract: The Brooklyn property records cover the period circa 1600 to 1929 and measure 0.42 linear feet. The bulk of the collection originates from the 19th century. The collection gathers together various deeds, leases, mortgages, and title abstracts for properties located in Brooklyn, N.Y. Most of the title abstracts and some of the other documents include plot maps that clearly show the location of the property in question.
Quantity: 0.42 Linear feet in one manuscript box
Text [Box]: 1979.022 1 of 1
Call Phrase: 1979.022
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.