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Guide to the George Irving title abstract and deed 1981.007

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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Irving, George
Title: George Irving title abstract and deed
Dates [inclusive]: 1798-1857
Abstract: One photocopy of a title abstract granting farmland in Flushing, Queens County, N.Y., commonly known as Willetts Neck, to George Irving, and one photocopy of a deed from Irving to the United States Government for the sale of the land. The title abstract includes a history of the ownership of the property stretching back to 1798. The original documents both date from 1857.
Quantity: 0.07 Linear feet in one folder in one oversize box.
Text [Oversize]: OS-23
Call Phrase: 1981.007
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.