Cover of sales contract for either 27 or 29 Abbey Court (probably 27), dated December 15, 1921, between Gerrittsen Park, Inc, and Lydia Zimmerman, Ken Wood's maternal grandmother. Click here to view the first page of the contract itself. The accompanying map includes the hand-written note "Aug. 1, 1924, 644 houses with family in each," and some notes listing stores along Gerritsen Avenue between Cyrus and Seba avenues: stationary, barber, grocery, rest area, real estate office, general store, grocery. (Courtesy Ken Wood)


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