John H. Van der Veer was born on March 28th, 1864, at Somerville, N. J. His ancestors -were among the early Dutch colonists. ... but in 1893 he resigned from this company to assume the duties of assistant superintendent of motor equipment and ... death he was superintendent of shops, having under his charge the entire rolling stock of the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company, both surface and elevated.
|Title||:||Proceedings ... Constitution and By-laws|
|Author||:||Brooklyn Engineers' Club|