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Guide to the Brooklyn newsletter collection ARC.174

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Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Weatherly Stephan

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 28, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Ascent Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Bargemusic.
Creator: Better Brooklyn Committee.
Creator: Boro Park Historical Society.
Creator: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Office of Brooklyn Borough President.
Creator: Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment.
Creator: Brooklyn Economic Development Corporation.
Creator: Brooklyn In Touch Information Center (New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Brooklyn Library Council.
Creator: Brooklyn Sports Foundation (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Brooklyn Union Gas Company.
Creator: Brooklyn Urban League (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Brownstone Billiards (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Canarsie Historical Society.
Creator: Central Brooklyn Model Cities.
Creator: Citizens for a Better New York.
Creator: Civic Union (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Community Board No. 9 (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Coney Island Hysterical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Coney Island, U.S.A. (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Congregation Beth Elohim (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Dignity/Brooklyn (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Douglas MacArthur Republican Club (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: East Midwood Jewish Center (New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Eastern States Historical Clearing House.
Creator: Flatlands Chamber of Commerce (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Flatlands Historical Foundation (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Friends of Gateway (New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Fulton Ferry Landing Museum (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Fulton Mall Improvement Association.
Creator: Gateway National Recreation Area (Agency : U.S.).
Creator: Gay Friends & Neighbors, Ltd. Brooklyn.
Creator: Gowanus Arts Exchange.
Creator: Grace Choral Society of Brooklyn (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Gravesend Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Green-Wood Historic Fund.
Creator: Greensward Foundation.
Creator: Home Title Insurance Company (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Italian Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team). Alumni Association.
Creator: Lubavitch Youth Organization (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Machne Israel.
Creator: Montauk Theatre (Organization : Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)).
Creator: Namm's (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Neighborhood Open Space Coalition (New York, N.Y.).
Creator: New York (N.Y.). Parks and Recreation, Brooklyn.
Creator: Paragon Progressive Community Association.
Creator: Paragon Progressive Federal Credit Union.
Creator: Positive Focus.
Creator: Prospect Park Environmental Center (New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Samuel J. Tilden High School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.). Alumni Association.
Creator: Scandinavian East Coast Museum (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Securities Industry Automation Corporation.
Creator: Society for the Historical Preservation of the Fourteenth Brooklyn State Militia Infantry (New Jersey).
Creator: Telephone Pioneers of America. Long Island Empire Chapter.
Creator: Theatre Historical Society (U.S.).
Creator: Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center.
Creator: Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority.
Creator: United States. General Services Administration. U.S. Brooklyn Court Project.
Creator: United States. Veterans Administration. Regional Office (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Creator: Young Women's Christian Association (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
Title: Brooklyn newsletter collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1869-2004
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1960-2000
Abstract: The Brooklyn newsletter collection, dated 1869 to 2004 (bulk 1960 to 2000) and measuring 2.0 linear feet, contains periodicals published in Brooklyn, as well as publications from Brooklyn-based businesses and social groups.
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet in two record cartons.
Language of Materials: Materials in English, with issues of the Brooklyn Berichten in German.
Text [Box]: ARC.174 2 of 2
Text [Box]: ARC.174 1 of 2
Call Phrase: ARC.174
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

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Scope and Contents

The Brooklyn newsletter collection, dated 1869 to 2004 (bulk 1960 to 2000) and measuring 2.0 linear feet, contains periodicals published in Brooklyn, as well as publications from Brooklyn-based businesses and social groups.

The following publications are contained in the collection:

About Town: Weekly Notes of Brooklyn

Ascent Institute: Ascent

Astella Action News

The Attitude

Bargemusic: Bargemusic Calendar

Better Brooklyn Committee and the Brooklyn Hall of Fame: Brooklyn Review

Black News

Boro Park Historical Society

Brighton Beach Daily Music Programme

Brooklyn Berichten

Brooklyn Borough Hall: Brooklyn Newsletter

The Brooklyn Bridge Bulletin

The Brooklyn Bums Newsletter

Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment and Prospect Park Environmental Center: CityGreen

Brooklyn Economic Development Corporation: BEDC Update

Brooklyn In Touch: Neighborhood News

The Brooklyn Journal

Brooklyn Library Council: Bulletin of the Brooklyn Library Council

The Brooklyn Musical Monthly

Brooklyn Regional Office, Veterans Administration: Personnel Bulletin

Brooklyn Sports Foundation: Newsletter

Brooklyn Union Gas: Gas Works: Strategies for Saving Energy and Money;  Sendout; and  Management News.

The Brooklyn Urban League: Herald

Brownstone Billiards

Canarsie Historical Society

Central Brooklyn Model Cities: The Key Hole

The Chalcopyrites

The Chasidic Historical Review

Citizens for a Better New York: Environmental Viewpoint

Civic Union

Community Board #9: Community News and Information

The Coney Island Hysterical Society: Inside Coney Island

Coney Island, USA: The Coney Isl-O-Phile

Congregation Beth Elohim: Newsletter

Dignity/Brooklyn: The Bridge

Dodgers Alumni Association: Alumni News

Eastern States Historical Clearing House

East Midwood Jewish Center: Bulletin of the East Midwood Jewish Center

Flatlands Historical Foundation and Flatlands Chamber of Commerce: News from Flatlands

Fulton Ferry Landing Museum

Fulton Mall Improvement Association, Inc.: Fulton Mall News

Gaslight Gazette, The Park Slope Neighborhood Guide

Gateway National Recreation Area

Gay Friends & Neighbors, Brooklyn: G.F.N.

The Good News Paper

Gowanus Arts Exchange

Grace Choral Society of Brooklyn

Gravesend Historical Society

Greensward Foundation, Inc.: A Little News

Green-Wood Historic Fund: The Arch

Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center

Home Title Insurance Company: Home Title Almanack

Italian Historical Society: Italian American Review

The Jewish Community Guide

Long Island Life Illustrated

Long Island Empire Chapter, Telephone Pioneers of America: The Long Island Pioneer

Lubavitch Youth Organization: L'Chaim: The Weekly Publication for Every Jewish Person

Luhn's Rugby Bulletin

Douglas MacArthur Republican Club: Republican Report

Machne Israel: Tzivos HaShem Children’s Newsletter

Midwout Magazine

Montauk Theatre

The Monthly Evening Sky Map

Namm's: The Namm-Ite

Neighborhood Open Space Coalition/Friends of Gateway: Urban Outdoors Review

Nuggets

Panama Chronicle

Paragon Progressive Community Association, Inc. and Paragon Progressive Federal Credit Union: The Paragon Progressive

Parks and Recreation Department/Brooklyn: The Green Machine and  Urban Park Rangers.

Guy Pierrepont's Weekly Society Bulletin

Positive Focus, Inc.

Prospect Park Environmental Center: CityGreen

Scandinavian East Coast Museum: Nordic News

Securities Industry Automation Corporation: SIAC News

Samuel J. Tilden High School Alumni Association: Tilden Alumni News

Society for the Historical Preservation of the Fourteenth Brooklyn State Militia Infantry: 14th Brooklyn Society News and  The Red Legged Devil.

Theatre Historical Society: Marquee

Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority

U.S. Brooklyn Court Project

WaterfrontWeek

Yours Truly

YWCA of Brooklyn: News, Activities & Class Schedules and  YWCA Wire.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Magazines (periodicals)
  • Newsletters

Subject Organizations

  • Ascent Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Bargemusic.
  • Better Brooklyn Committee.
  • Boro Park Historical Society.
  • Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment.
  • Brooklyn Economic Development Corporation.
  • Brooklyn In Touch Information Center (New York, N.Y.).
  • Brooklyn Library Council.
  • Brooklyn Sports Foundation (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Brooklyn Union Gas Company.
  • Brooklyn Urban League (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Brownstone Billiards (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Canarsie Historical Society.
  • Central Brooklyn Model Cities.
  • Citizens for a Better New York.
  • Civic Union (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Community Board No. 9 (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Coney Island Hysterical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Coney Island, U.S.A. (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Congregation Beth Elohim (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Dignity/Brooklyn (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Douglas MacArthur Republican Club (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • East Midwood Jewish Center (New York, N.Y.).
  • Eastern States Historical Clearing House.
  • Flatlands Chamber of Commerce (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Flatlands Historical Foundation (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Friends of Gateway (New York, N.Y.).
  • Fulton Ferry Landing Museum (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Fulton Mall Improvement Association.
  • Gateway National Recreation Area (Agency : U.S.).
  • Gay Friends & Neighbors, Ltd. Brooklyn.
  • Gowanus Arts Exchange.
  • Grace Choral Society of Brooklyn (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Gravesend Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Green-Wood Historic Fund.
  • Greensward Foundation.
  • Home Title Insurance Company (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Italian Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team). Alumni Association.
  • Lubavitch Youth Organization (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Machne Israel.
  • Montauk Theatre (Organization : Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)).
  • Namm's (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Neighborhood Open Space Coalition (New York, N.Y.).
  • New York (N.Y.). Parks and Recreation, Brooklyn.
  • Paragon Progressive Community Association.
  • Paragon Progressive Federal Credit Union.
  • Positive Focus.
  • Prospect Park Environmental Center (New York, N.Y.).
  • Samuel J. Tilden High School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.). Alumni Association.
  • Scandinavian East Coast Museum (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Securities Industry Automation Corporation.
  • Society for the Historical Preservation of the Fourteenth Brooklyn State Militia Infantry (New Jersey).
  • Telephone Pioneers of America. Long Island Empire Chapter.
  • Theatre Historical Society (U.S.).
  • Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center.
  • Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority.
  • United States. General Services Administration. U.S. Brooklyn Court Project.
  • United States. Veterans Administration. Regional Office (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).
  • Young Women's Christian Association (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.).

Subject Topics

  • Business enterprises -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Parks -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Theaters -- New York (State) -- Kings County

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) |x Social life and customs

Subject Uniform Title(s)

  • About town: weekly notes of Brooklyn
  • Astella action news
  • Attitude (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
  • Black news (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
  • Brighton Beach daily music programme
  • Brooklyn berichten (Newsletter)
  • Brooklyn Bridge bulletin
  • Brooklyn bums newsletter
  • Brooklyn journal
  • Brooklyn musical monthly
  • Chalcopyrites (Magazine)
  • Chasidic historical review
  • Gaslight gazette, the Park Slope neighborhood guide
  • Good news paper (Newsletter)
  • Guy Pierrepont's weekly society bulletin
  • Jewish community guide, Brooklyn edition
  • Long Island life illustrated
  • Luhn's rugby bulletin
  • Marquee (Theatre Historical Society (U.S.))
  • Midwout magazine
  • Monthly evening sky map (Newsletter)
  • Nuggets (Newsletter)
  • Panama chronicle
  • WaterfrontWeek
  • Yours truly (Magazine)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Brooklyn newsletter collection, ARC.174, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Related Archival Materials note

The Brooklyn Historical Society also holds a photograph collection from Positive Focus; see 2007.041.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Source and date of acquisition for items in the collection are unknown.

Processing Information note

Minimally processed to the collection level.

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