See all finding aids in this repository

Table of Contents

Print / View Finding Aid as Single Page

New-York Historical Society logo

Guide to the Robert L. Bracklow Photograph Collection
1882-1918 (bulk, 1896-1905)
 PR 8

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals, 2003; database migrated to Archivist Toolkit by Jennifer Gargiulo, 2016

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 11, 2022
Finding aid written in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bracklow, Robert L., 1849-1919
Title: Robert L. Bracklow photograph collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1882-1918 (bulk, 1896-1905)
Abstract: Bracklow photographed New York City and surrounding areas around the turn of the century. He focused on architectural views, as well as areas or buildings that were being torn down to reshape the city environment.

Glass negatives from Series I are digitized and available in the  Shelby White and Leon Levy Digital Library.
Quantity: 17.74 Linear feet (34 Boxes, plus approximately 2200 glass negatives)
Location: Materials in this collection may be stored offsite. For more information on making arrangements to consult them, please visit
Language: This collection is primarily visual. Any text is likely to be in English.
Call Phrase: PR 8