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Guide to the Records relating to the Catherine Street Ferry 1991.019

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Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 13, 2019
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Updated by Mary Mann to reflect incorporation of content.  , April 5, 2019

Descriptive Summary

Source - bsl: Apfelbaum, Charles
Creator: Catherine and Main Street Ferry Company (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Title: Records relating to the Catherine Street Ferry
Dates [inclusive]: 1801
Abstract: The collection contains six proposals and one letter of recommendation which were submitted to the Common Council of Brooklyn in 1801 for the operation of the Catherine Street Ferry for three years beginning on May 1, 1801.
Quantity: 0.1 Linear Feet in one manuscript box folder and one oversized box folder (OS-38).
Text [Box]: A0110
Mixed Materials [Box]: OS-38
Container: 5
Call Phrase: 1991.019
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.

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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Apfelbaum, Charles

Document Type

  • Letters
  • Proposals
  • Certificates

Subject Organizations

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Common Council
  • Catherine and Main Street Ferry Company (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)

Subject Topics

  • Ferries -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Ferries -- New York (State) -- Kings County

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) |x Politics and government |y 19th century

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Records relating to the Catherine Street Ferry, 1991.019, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Charles Apfelbaum, 1991.

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