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Kingsland Homestead
The headquarters of the Queens Historical Society is located in this typical 18th century homestead in Flushing. The homestead's name derives form the British sea captain who bought it in 1801. It offers a Victorian period room, and an exhibition covering 300 years of Queens History.

Activities: The society presents regular lectures and maintains a library and archive here.
Address: 143-35 37 Avenue Flushing, NY 11354
Phone: (718) 939-0647
URL: http://www.preserve.org/queens/kingsland.htm
Category: Community History Groups
Subject: General NYC History
Time Period: All Periods


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