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Guide to the Allen J. Kone collection of Brooklyn postcards 2016.014

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Biographical/Historical note

Allen J. Kone is a retired attorney and longtime resident of Brooklyn, New York who collected Brooklyn view cards and post cards for over 30 years. His chief collecting interests were in the Brooklyn Bridge and Downtown Brooklyn, including the surrounding "brownstone neighborhoods" such as the Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, and Fort Greene neighborhoods of Brooklyn.