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Guide to the Andrew Jackson memorial parade collection 1977.304

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 10, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Common Council.
Title: Andrew Jackson memorial parade collection
Dates: 1845
Abstract: The collection consists of materials that pertain to the planning of a Memorial Parade for United States President Andrew Jackson in Brooklyn in June of 1845. Included in the collection are correspondence, notes from the Common Council of the City of Brooklyn, and a list of organizations that planned to participate in the parade.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0061
Call Phrase: 1977.304
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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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845

Document Type

  • Correspondence
  • Notes

Subject Topics

  • Parades -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Presidents -- United States

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Andrew Jackson memorial parade collection, 1977.304, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of James Tanner, 1889.

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