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Rapelje Mansion

Collection: This image is from The Eugene Armbruster Drawings and Photographs and is depicted in a print and digital image.; Image is part of the Eugene Armbruster Drawings and Photographs
Date: 1922 Material: gelatin silver print Dimension: 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)
Creator: Eugene L. Armbruster Identifier: aql:8298 ela-003529 ela-003529.tif

Description: Rapelje Mansion. Built in 1790 by Jacobus Riker, whos daughter, Maria marries Cornelius Rapelje. Building was razed and the property is now part of the Astoria Houses.; hand written on back of print: Red Tavern as per Van Rieper Cornelius Rapelje House red shingle 875 Boulevard near Astoria Av Astoria John Trafford who married Grace Rapelje bought the house 1809 their son Cornelius Rapelje Trafford (1809-1872) next owner, was a bachelor his nephew Cornelius Rapelje lived with him since 1853 + married in 1857 Lydia L Hyatt In 1896 his widow still occupied the house gone April 1925 LIC 1922

Title : Rapelje Mansion

Collection : aql:7837; vital:1

Creator : Eugene L. Armbruster

Date : 1922

Summary/Description : Rapelje Mansion. Built in 1790 by Jacobus Riker, whos daughter, Maria marries Cornelius Rapelje. Building was razed and the property is now part of the Astoria Houses.; hand written on back of print: Red Tavern as per Van Rieper Cornelius Rapelje House red shingle 875 Boulevard near Astoria Av Astoria John Trafford who married Grace Rapelje bought the house 1809 their son Cornelius Rapelje Trafford (1809-1872) next owner, was a bachelor his nephew Cornelius Rapelje lived with him since 1853 + married in 1857 Lydia L Hyatt In 1896 his widow still occupied the house gone April 1925 LIC 1922

Subject : Dwellings

Rights : Public domain

Coverage : Main Street and Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY Astoria (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : black and white print; digital image

Format : gelatin silver print; 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (print); 400 ppi (digital image)

Identifier : aql:8298 ela-003529 ela-003529.tif

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