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Guide to the Adrian Vanderveer Martense collection ARC.191

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Collection processed by Patricia Glowinski

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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Martense, Adrian V., (Adrian Vanderveer), 1852-1898
Title: Adrian Vanderveer Martense collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1872-1889
Abstract: The Adrian Vanderveer Martense collection spans the dates 1872 to 1889 and measures 2.83 linear feet. The collection contains lantern slides and photographs taken by Martense documenting Brooklyn during the last quarter of the 19th century, in particular Flatbush, Brooklyn and the Blizzard of 1888, as well as other images of Brooklyn. The collection also includes four scrapbooks and one notebook compiled by Martense between 1872 and 1889.
Quantity: 3.0 linear feet in two lantern slide boxes, two oversize boxes, and one folder
Graphic materials [Box]: ARC.191 Box 1 of 2
Graphic materials [Box]: ARC.191 Box 2 of 2; V1974.018 Box 1 of 2
Mixed materials [Oversize]: ARC. 191 OS Box 1 of 2
Graphic materials [Box]: Prints by Accession (V1986.014)
Mixed materials [Oversize]: ARC. 191 OS Box 2 of 2
Call Phrase: ARC.191
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.