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Guide to the Northrup collection on Brooklyn history 1986.008

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 21, 2011
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Descriptive Summary

Creator - Compiler: Northrup, Mrs.
Title: Northrup collection on Brooklyn history
Dates [inclusive]: 1908-1955
Abstract: This collection contains items about various Brooklyn and New York historical events, including: one novelette entitled Crow Step about the Dutch in Brooklyn during the American Revolution, circa 1909 by Georgia Fraser; miscellaneous publications and clippings, dated 1917-1936, relating to Brooklyn families and events including the Bushwick Riot of 1696; and Hyde's Pocket Map of Queens, dated 1908.
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet in four folders
Text [Box]: A0107
Call Phrase: 1986.008
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.