Newtown - John Everett Van Nostrand House - Ridgewood
Collection: Eugene Armbruster Drawings and Photographs
Description: John Everett Van Nostrand House - Front facing Wyckoff Ave. at Cooper Ave. Wyckoff Ave. in Newtown was once known as Van Nostrand Ave., Norman Van Nostrand purchased a farm here from David S. Threshie on December 20, 1838 (Queens County Deed Liber WW-413). The house was demolished in the 1920's for construction of the BMT 14th St. - Canarsie Subway Line. Photo taken March 1923.
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