Casparus F. Pruyn Manor, Watervliet

1880-1900 Date:
Augustus Pruyn, Albany, NY Photographer
Gelatin silver photographic print Medium
4 7/8 H x 5 3/8 W (photograph); 11 H x 13 1/2 W (card) Dimensions
Signed in pencil on front: Augustus Pruyn. Inscribed in ink on reverse: First Manor House erected by Jeremias van Rensselaer 1658, taken down in 1839, was occupied by Casparus F. Pruyn, who was the last Agent of the entire manor. This photograph made from a pencil sketch of Major Francis Pruyn, made in 1839. Inscribed in pencil on reverse: "Watervliet"
Inscription
Albany Institute of History & Art Library Credit
Ser 24/6a Catalogue number
DI 246 Digital ID

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