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Guide to The Packer Collegiate Institute records 2014.019

Center for Brooklyn History
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Pratt Institute, School of Library and Information Science graduate students and John Zarrillo. Digital materials processed by Erica López in 2019.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 09, 2022
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 Revised by John Zarrillo Revised by Maggie Schreiner to incorporate additional material Revised by Aliki Caloyeras and Maggie Schreiner to include digitized material. Revised by Maggie Schreiner to reflect the incorporation of born digital materials Revised by Amy Lau to include COVID-19 oral histories Updated by Alice Griffin to include CBH language.  , March 2017 , September 2018 , February 2020 , December 2020 , February 2021 , May 2022

Container List

Series 1: Charters and By-laws, 1847-2004. 1.6 Cubic Feet in four boxes


Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

The series contains charters and by-laws of the Brooklyn Female Academy (BFA) and the Packer Collegiate Institute, dating from 1847 to 2004.

The act to incorporation and by-laws of the BFA are also included in bound volumes of the school's circulars, catalogues, and reports located in Series 4: Circulars, catalogues, and curriculum guides (boxes 509-510) and  Sub-series 6.2: Administrative reports (box 507).

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 566 Folder : 10 Act of Incorporation, Articles of Association and By-laws of the Brooklyn Female Academy, together with a list of Stockholders, The Trustees' Second Annual Report, Treasurer's Statement
Box: 511 Folder : 2 Charter and By-laws
1896, 1922, 1940
Box: 534 Folder : - Amendments to Charter certificate
Box: 34 Folder : - Charters and By-laws (13 pamphlets)
Box: 534 Folder : - Amended Charter authorizing Packer to award AA and AAS degrees
Box: 511 Folder : 3 Amendments to Charter certification

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