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Guide to the Brooklyn schools collection 1985.054

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Creator: Brooklyn Teachers Association
Creator: New York City Technical College
Creator: St. John's University (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Shore Road Academy (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Colby Academy (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: South Brooklyn Female Seminary (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Caldwell Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: P.S. 35 (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Columbian Institute and Kindergarten (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Union Missionary Training Institute
Creator: College Grammar School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: De Severinus Academy of Fine and Applied Art (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: East Midwood Academy (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Grammar School 35 (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Alexander Hamilton Vocational High School (New York. N.Y.)
Creator: St. Francis College (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Prospect Hill School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Normal School for Physical Training
Creator: Prospect Heights School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn High School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Misses Peck School of Music (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Music School
Creator: Nassau Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Music School Settlement (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: St. Catherine's Hall (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Post-Graduate Medical School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: St. Joseph's College for Women (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Preparatory School
Creator: Trinity School (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: St. Michael's Diocesan High School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Bryant & Stratton Business College
Creator: Brooklyn College
Creator: Roosa School of Music (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: St. Ann's School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Miss Dudley's Seminary for Young Ladies (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Greenleaf Female Institute
Creator: School District 15 (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Miss Hall's School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Harrison and Ranney's English and French Boarding and Day School for Young Ladies (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Miss Whitcomb's French, English, and German Day School for Young Ladies and Children
Creator: Heffley School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Miss Round's School for Girls (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Harvey's Select School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Miss Katherine L. Maltby's Home and School for Young Ladies (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Hebrew Educational Society of Brooklyn
Creator: Kingsborough Community College
Creator: Misses Crawford's School for Boys and Girls (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Long Island Business College (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Prospect Park Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Lafayette Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Latin School for Boys
Creator: Lafayette High School (New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Eastern District High School
Creator: Lockwood's New Academy
Creator: Erasmus Hall High School
Creator: Long Island University
Creator: Brooklyn Friends School
Creator: Master School of Music (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Froebel Academy
Creator: Van Doren's Institute for Young Ladies (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Groschel Conservatory of Music (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Walt Whitman School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Collegiate Institute for Young Ladies
Creator: Brooklyn College of Pharmacy (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Law School
Creator: Brooklyn Juvenile High School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Heights Seminary
Creator: Berkeley Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Bedford Heights Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brevoort School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Conservatory of Music (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Brooklyn Community-Woodward School (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Auburn Academy and Educational Institute (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Creator: Academy of the Visitation (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
Title: Brooklyn schools collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1828-2015
Abstract: The Brooklyn schools collection consists of materials relating to over seventy Brooklyn schools, both public and private, ranging from nursery schools to post-graduate institutions. Schools that are more robustly represented in the collection are Erasmus Hall High School, Brooklyn Heights Seminary, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn Technical High School, and St. John's University.
Quantity: 18.7 Linear Feet in seven manuscript boxes, one flat box, one oversize folder, and two shelves of loose volumes
Call Phrase: 1985.054
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.