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Guide to the Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island Real Estate Brochure collection ARC.296

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Collection processed by John Zarrillo

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 13, 2019
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Updated by Mary Mann to reflect incorporation of additional materials  , May 10, 2019

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Title: Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island real estate brochure collection
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1920s-1950s
Abstract: This collection primarily features advertisements for real estate in Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island. In addition to advertisements, the collection includes a number of blueprint maps. The collection is organized by region and neighborhood. A hard copy index is available with exact street addresses of the buildings included in the collection, along with an additional index of architects found in the collection.
Quantity: 10 Linear Feet in nine record cartons and one oversized box
Mixed Materials [Box]: 9
Mixed Materials [Box]: 7
Mixed Materials [Box]: 8
Mixed Materials [Box]: 5
Mixed Materials [Box]: 6
Mixed Materials [Box]: 3
Mixed Materials [Box]: 4
Mixed Materials [Box]: 1
Mixed Materials [Box]: 2
Mixed Materials [Box]: OS-37
Call Phrase: ARC.296

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Advertisements
  • Brochures
  • Blueprints (reprographic copies)

Subject Topics

  • Real estate business -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Real estate business -- New York (State) -- Nassau County
  • Real property -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Real property -- New York (State) -- Queens County
  • Real property -- New York (State) -- Long Island
  • Real estate business -- New York (State) -- Queens County
  • Real estate business -- New York (State) -- Suffolk County
  • Buildings -- New York (State) -- Kings County -x Design and construction

Subject Places

  • Queens (New York, N.Y.)
  • Long Island (N.Y.)
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright of each item varies based on publication date. See library staff for more details.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island Real Estate Brochure collection, ARC.296, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This is an artificial collection which was assembled by BHS Library & Archives staff.

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