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Guide to the Sister Patricia Manning photography collection V1974.014

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Weatherly Stephan

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 28, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Title: Sister Patricia Manning photography collection
Dates [inclusive]: circa early 1970s
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet in one manuscript box.
Graphic materials [Box]: Prints by Accession 34
Call Phrase: V1974.014
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.

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Scope and Contents note

The Sister Patricia Manning photography collection contains 44 items dating from circa 1970 to 1976. The photographs in this collection originate from a student or community-based program and exhibit coordinated by Sister Patricia Manning of Saint Angela Hall Academy in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn. The collection includes original photographs, copy prints, illustrations, maps, and clippings featuring Green-Wood Cemetery, the Brooklyn Museum, Clinton Hill, and the Brooklyn waterfront. Images of Clinton Hill show prominent homes in the area as well as architectural details and street scenes of the neighborhood.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Photographs

Subject Organizations

  • Brooklyn Museum.
  • Green-Wood Cemetery (New York, N.Y.).

Subject Topics

  • Architecture, Domestic -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Dwellings -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Street photography -- New York (State) -- Kings County

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Clinton Hill (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright will remain in effect for 120 years following the date of creation. All items in this collection will enter the public domain by 2096. For information on securing rights to publish or reproduce, please see the Brooklyn Historical Society Reproduction Rights Policy.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Sister Patricia Manning photography collection, V1974.014, Box number, Object ID number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Other Finding Aids note

Item-level description and digital versions of images from the collection are available for searching via the image database in the library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Sister Patricia Manning, 1976.

Processing Information note

Fully processed to the item level.

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