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Historic Brooklyn

Brooklyn Trust Company.

Historic Brooklyn

a collection of the facts, legends, traditions and reminiscences that time has gathered about the historic homesteads and landmarks of Brooklyn. Issued in commemoration of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Brooklyn trust company.

by Brooklyn Trust Company.

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Published by Printed by Walton advertising & printing company] in Brooklyn, N.Y, [Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History.,
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsWalton Advertising and Printing Company, Boston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF129.B7 B77
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, [1], 59, [3] p.
      Number of Pages59
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6416920M
      LC Control Number41008230
      OCLC/WorldCa7598698


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