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Guide to the Northrup collection on Brooklyn history 1986.008

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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.