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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

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Packer Collegiate Institute.
Creator: Brooklyn Female Academy
Title: The Packer Collegiate Institute records
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1780 to 2020
Abstract: The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, Board of Trustees records, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, event ephemera, and memorabilia, dating from circa 1780 to 2016.
Quantity: 283.6 Cubic Feet in 566 boxes, one flat file drawer, and one object
Quantity: 314 Gigabytes in 53 video files; running time of available interviews: 16 hours, 37 minutes, and 20 seconds.
Location: The majority of the materials in this collection are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact at least three weeks prior to research visit.
Call Phrase: 2014.019
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described with funding from The Packer Collegiate Institute and the Leon Levy Foundation. The Packer Archive website, The Packer Collegiate Institute: A Story of Education in Brooklyn, was funded by the Leon Levy Foundation. Digitization of audiovisual material in this collection was made possible by the Metropolitan New York Library Council Digitization Grant Program.