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Guide to the Jacob Brenner papers 2006.023

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Quinn Lai

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 22, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Finding aid revised and entered into Archivists' Toolkit by Nicholas Pavlik,  , September 7, 2011

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Brenner, Jacob A., 1857-1921
Creator: Brenner, Rose
Creator: Depew, Chauncey M., (Chauncey Mitchell), 1834-1928
Creator: Woodruff, Timothy L., (Timothy Lester), 1858-1913
Title: Jacob Brenner papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1884-1921
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1896-1902
Abstract: This collection contains documents and news clippings of Jacob A. Brenner (1857-1921), former Brooklyn magistrate and Kings County Commissioner of Jurors. The collection chiefly relates to Brenner's numerous appointments in the Kings County judicial system and his membership in the Republican Party, as well as personal materials regarding the death of his wife, Louise (Blumenau) Brenner.
Quantity: 2.18 Linear feet in two manuscript boxes and one oversize box.
Language of Materials: Materials in English, German, and Hebrew.
Text [Box]: 2006.023 1 of 3
Text [Box]: 2006.023 2 of 3
Text [Box]: 2006.023 3 of 3
Call Phrase: 2006.023
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.