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Guide to the Brooklyn schools collection 1985.054

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Weatherly Stephan and Patricia Glowinski

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on April 25, 2017
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Last updated by Ryan Frick and John Zarrillo  , March 2017

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. Yearbooks and publications dating prior to 1923 are in the public domain. Copyright status of later yearbooks and publications should be determined on a case by case basis. Please see library staff for more information.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Brooklyn schools collection, 1985.054, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Related Materials

Brooklyn Historical Society holds several related collections, including records from schools such as Boys' High School, Girls' High School, Packer Collegiate Institute, Pratt Institute, and the Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was formally accessioned in 1985. Sources and dates of acquisition for the bulk of materials is unknown. PS 139 Class of 1917 photograph gift of Lynn Washbourne Williams, 2011. Erasmus Hall High School class of 1932 photograph is the gift of Roy Nydorf, Ethan Nydorf, and Amy Moore, in loving memory of their father Seymour Nydorf, 2017. Girl's High School yearbook (1947) is the gift of Linda Chelmow, 2017.

Processing Information

The collection is processed to the file level. It contains materials that were accessioned as 1985.054, as well as new material that has accrued over time. The collection was processed to the collection level by Weatherly Stephan and Patricia Glowinski on December 7, 2010. Additional content was contributed by Emily Reynolds on January 13, 2011. Additional content added to the collection by John Zarrillo and Ryan Frick, who updated the finding aid in March 2017. That included merging the library's collection of school yearbooks with this collection.