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Looking South Over Bogardus Farm
(from J. W. Gerard, "Anneke Jans Bogardus and Her Farm," Harper's New Monthly Magazine)

 

 

Plan of the Bogardus Property superimposed over the streets of lower Manhattan.
(from Harper's New Monthly Magazine)
A green triangle has been added to mark modern-day Duane Park.

 

Plaque at the entrance to Duane Park -- "the last remnant
of greensward of the Annetje Jans farm" -- located
at the intersection of Duane and Hudson Streets in Manhattan.

 

Duane Park, facing east.

 

Duane Park, facing west.


Illustrations courtesy of
The Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Web Page

Photos © 2002 by W. H. Merklee


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