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Guide to the Brooklyn Historical Society vertical files ARC.315

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Collection processed by Lena Evers-Hillstrom and Michael Chui, under the supervision of Maggie Schreiner and John Zarrillo

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on November 26, 2018
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Title: Brooklyn Historical Society vertical files
Dates [inclusive]: 1780-2018
Abstract: The Brooklyn Historical Society vertical files is an artificial collection compiled by Brooklyn Historical Society staff, that continues to be updated to the present day. The collection contains pamphlets, cards, advertisements, newspaper articles, magazines, letters, and more dating from 1770 to the present documenting Brooklyn, New York City, and Long Island. This collection also includes biographical files on notable Brooklyn individuals.
Quantity: 18 Linear Feet in 9 filing cabinet drawers
Language: The majority of the materials in English, with additional materials in Spanish, German, Dutch, and Hebrew.
Call Phrase: ARC.315