Tag Archives: Eugene L. Armbruster

“Views of Nassau County” now online!

Brooklyn Historical Society received a generous grant from Gerry Charitable Trust in 2015 to digitize and catalog seven scrapbooks from the Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks [Arc.308]. Eugene Armbruster was an amateur photographer and historian during the late 19th century … Continue reading

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Bushwick and her Neighbors, Vol. 1-3 now online!

Brooklyn Historical Society received a generous grant from Gerry Charitable Trust in 2015 to digitize and catalog seven scrapbooks from the Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks [Arc.308]. Eugene Armbruster was an amateur photographer and historian during the late 19th … Continue reading

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Bushwick and Her Neighbors, Vol. 1 is now online!

Brooklyn Historical Society received a generous grant from Gerry Charitable Trust in 2015 to digitize and catalog seven scrapbooks from Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbook collection. Eugene Armbruster was an amateur photographer and historian during the late 19th century … Continue reading

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Brooklyn History Photo of the Week: Apothecary Shop

This photograph was taken by Eugene Armbruster circa 1923. Armbruster was born in Baden-Baden Germany in 1865. In 1882 he immigrated to New York City and lived in Bushwick, Brooklyn until his death in 1943. Around the time of his … Continue reading

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