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Guide to the Sub-Committee on Entertainment of the Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington as President of the United States minutes 1978.021

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Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Committee on the Centennial Celebration. Sub-Committee on Entertainment.
Title: Sub-Committee on Entertainment of the Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington as President of the United States minutes
Dates [inclusive]: 1888-1889
Abstract: The meeting minutes of the Sub-Committee on Entertainment of the Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington as President of the United States are housed in a single volume and cover the period 1888 to 1889. The year 1889 marked the centennial of the inauguration of George Washington as President of the United States. On February 3, 1889, the Committee on the Centennial Celebration appointed a sub-committee entitled the Committee on Entertainment with Stuyvesant Fish as Chairman. The event took place on April 29 and 30, 1889 at the Metropolitan Opera House.
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0075
Call Phrase: 1978.021
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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Access Points

Subject Names

  • Washington, George, 1732-1799

Subject Topics

  • Centennial celebrations, etc.
  • Presidents -- United States

Subject Places

  • New York (N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Sub-Committee on Entertainment of the Committee on the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington as President of the United States minutes, 1978.021, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Source and date of acquisition unknown. The item was formally accessioned in 1978.

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