Brooklyn Historical Society

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In 1985, the name of the society was changed from Long Island Historical Society to Brooklyn Historical Society.

Collecting area: Brooklyn history.

Will also accept materials on Long Island, New York City, and New York State which relate to Brooklyn.

From the description of Repository description. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155459696

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Portraits photograph collection, [ca. 1904-1974] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Albany documents, 1720-1811. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Theatre collection, 1733-1940. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Postcard collection, [ca. 1893]-1971, 1905-1945 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Toedteberg family. Papers, 1849-1936. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Photograph scrapbook collection, 1902-1967. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Maps and atlases, 1682-1975, 1800-1900 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Recipe book, [ca.1800-1820] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Prohibition collection, 1893-1938. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Oversized photograph collection, [ca.1860-1970] [ca.1880-1920] (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Stereograph collection, [ca. 1868-1874] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Glass plate negative collection, [ca.1884-1896] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Scrapbook collection, [ca. 1850-1950] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Nineteenth century photograph collection, 1865-[ca. 1899] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Levison, Wallace Goold, 1846-1924. Manuscript and notes for a history of the Brooklyn Institute, 1894-1922, 1919. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Broadside collection, 1753-[ca.1915], 1850-1870 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Repository description. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Miscellaneous legal documents collection, [ca. 1683-1930] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Certificate collection, 1811-1962. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Parks collection, 1858-1961. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Documents collection, [ca. 1600-1950] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Photographic negatives collection, [ca.1878]-1985, [ca.1900-1950] (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Modern slide collection, [ca. 1960]-1985. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Daguerreotype collection, [ca. 1856-1878]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Highways and parkways collection, 1896-1968, 1938-1968 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Oral history collection, 1974-1978. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Account book collection, [ca. 1707-1902] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Graphics and ephemera collection, 1864-1937, 1897-1937 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Slavery collection, 1800-1870. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Tintype collection, n.d. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Historical Society. Accounts, 1898-1902. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Adams, John, 1735-1826. person
associatedWith Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848. person
associatedWith American Theatre (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801. person
associatedWith Baker, Bertram. person
associatedWith Barnum, P. T. 1810-1891. person
associatedWith Beeckman, Johannis, Jr. person
associatedWith Bergen family. family
associatedWith Bowery Theatre (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Brady, Mathew B., ca. 1823-1896. person
associatedWith Brainerd, George B. person
associatedWith Broadway Theatre (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn and Long Island Sanitary Fair, 1864. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Navy Yard. corporateBody
associatedWith Bryan, David. person
associatedWith Courtenay, H. L. person
associatedWith Cuyler, Jacob. person
associatedWith Cuyler, John. person
associatedWith Cuyler, Lydia. person
associatedWith Ditmas family. family
associatedWith Ford family. family
associatedWith Foster, Elton. person
associatedWith Franklin Theatre (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Frost family. family
associatedWith Geological Survey (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Grace Church (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Grolnick, Simon. person
associatedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. person
associatedWith Korten, Henry C. person
associatedWith Krange, Frederick. person
associatedWith Langstaff, B. Meredith. person
associatedWith Lansbery, Charles. person
associatedWith Laura Keen's Theatre (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Levison, Wallace Goold, 1846-1924. person
associatedWith Lewis, Elias, Jr. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. person
associatedWith Livingston family. family
associatedWith Longmire family. family
associatedWith Lush, Stephen. person
associatedWith Martense, Adrian V. 1852-1898. person
associatedWith Mattys, Johan N. person
associatedWith McDonald, Sidney. person
associatedWith McKay, Statin, Mrs. person
associatedWith Miller, Jacob. person
associatedWith Mitchell's Olympic (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Montauk Theatre. corporateBody
associatedWith Moorehouse, Peter. person
associatedWith New York (N.Y.). Dept. of Parks and Recreation. corporateBody
associatedWith Niblo's Garden (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Packer Collegiate Institute. corporateBody
associatedWith Payton's Lee Avenue Theatre (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Platt, Richard. person
associatedWith Prohibition Party (Kings County, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ramus family. family
associatedWith Schuyler, John, Jr. person
associatedWith Schuyler, Peter. person
associatedWith Seelye, John. person
associatedWith Society of Old Brooklynites. corporateBody
associatedWith Stringer, Samuel. person
associatedWith Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672. person
associatedWith Ten Eyck, Abraham. person
associatedWith Toedteberg family. family
associatedWith Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority. corporateBody
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
associatedWith Wendt, Claire. person
associatedWith Wills, Louis C. person
associatedWith World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Wortis, Helen. person
associatedWith Yates, Christian. person
associatedWith Young, A. R. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)--New York
United States
New York (State)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Wollman Memorial Park (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
Minnesota
United States
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Fire Island (N.Y.)
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Mammoth Cave National Park (Ky.)
Nassau County (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Great Britain
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Europe
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Washington (D.C.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)
Flatbush (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Saratoga (N.Y.)
United States
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Suffolk County (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Queens Botanical Gardens (New York, N.Y)
United States
Long Island (N.Y.)
Albany (N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Staten Island (New York, N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)
New York (State)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Chicago (Ill.)
National Prohibition Park (Staten Island, New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Navy Yard
Long Island (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New England
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Shelter Island (N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
United States
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Queens (New York, N.Y.)
Flushing Meadow Park (New York, N.Y.)
Fort Totten (New York, N.Y.)
Subject
Slavery
Real property
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel (New York, N.Y.)
World maps
Richmond Parkway (New York, N.Y.)
Naturalization
Freedmen
Fiction
topographic maps
Brooklyn Queens Expressway (New York, N.Y.)
World War, 1914-1918
Nautical charts
Jones Beach State Parkway (N.Y.)
Roads
Antislavery movements
African Americans--Colonization
Indians of North America--Land tenure
Politics, Practical
Transportation
Prohibition
Statistical maps
Parks
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1776-1976
Mayor
Fairs
Commerce
Shore Road (New York, N.Y.)
Belt Parkway (New York, N.Y.)
World War, 1939-1945
Cartography
Highway law
Compromise of 1850
Public libraries
Slave trade
Slaves--Emancipation
United States--History--African Americans
Cooking
Civil rights movement
Photography of animals
Genealogy
Holidays
Bridges
Women
Kansas--Nebraska bill
Decedents' estates
Advertising--Recruiting and enlistment
Occupation
Activity

Corporate Body

Active 1904

Active 1974

Americans

English,

Dutch; Flemish,

German,

Spanish; Castilian,

French,

Portuguese

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