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Name Brooklyn Female Academy

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Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Notice announcing meeting to establish a young ladies' institute in Brooklyn

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Notice announcing meeting to establish a young ladies' institute in Brooklyn

Notice announcing meeting to establish a young ladies' institute in Brooklyn. This institute would be founded as the Brooklyn Female Academy and later known as Packer Collegiate Institute.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy Board of Trustees meeting minutes

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy Board of Trustees meeting minutes

Brooklyn Female Academy Board of Trustees meeting minutes regarding the problem of young men hanging around the school and fraternizing with the students.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy Board of Trustees meeting minutes

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy Board of Trustees meeting minutes

Brooklyn Female Academy Board of Trustees meeting minutes regarding the destruction of the school.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Floor plans of the Brooklyn Female Academy building

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Floor plans of the Brooklyn Female Academy building

Floor plans of the Brooklyn Female Academy building on Joralemon Street, Brooklyn.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy tuition receipt

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy tuition receipt

Brooklyn Female Academy tuition receipt, paid by Samuel P. Baker.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Order of Exercises, at the First Annual Commencement of the Brooklyn Female Academy

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Order of Exercises, at the First Annual Commencement of the Brooklyn Female Academy

Order of Exercises, at the First Annual Commencement of the Brooklyn Female Academy.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - School Room Echoes, Vol. 4, No.3

Packer Collegiate Institute records - School Room Echoes, Vol. 4, No.3

Student publication of the Brooklyn Female Academy featuring an account of the fire that destroyed the school and Harriet L. Packer's gift to rebuild the school.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy commencement ticket

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy commencement ticket

Ticket for the eighth commencement of the Brooklyn Female Academy, held at the Brooklyn Athenaeum.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy stock certificate

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Brooklyn Female Academy stock certificate

Brooklyn Female Academy stock certificate owned by A.A. Low, who was one of the school's founders.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Letters from David G. Cartwright to Charles E. West

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Letters from David G. Cartwright to Charles E. West

Letter from David G. Cartwright to Charles E. West (Rutgers Female Institute) regarding the establishment of an all-female school in Brooklyn.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Letters from David G. Cartwright to Charles E. West

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Letters from David G. Cartwright to Charles E. West

Letter from David G. Cartwright to Charles E. West (Rutgers Female Institute) referencing their 1844 correspondence regarding the establishment of an all-female school in Brooklyn.

Image of Packer Collegiate Institute records - Letter from Harriet L. Packer to the trustees of the Brooklyn Female Academy

Packer Collegiate Institute records - Letter from Harriet L. Packer to the trustees of the Brooklyn Female Academy

Letter from Harriet L. Packer to the trustees of the Brooklyn Female Academy regarding the establishment of Packer Collegiate Institute.

Image of [Packer Collegiate Institute exterior drawing] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

[Packer Collegiate Institute exterior drawing] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

Packer Collegiate Institute, Joralemen-Street, Brooklyn Heights, N.Y. [Printed on image] An artist's rendering of the Packer Collegiate Institute. The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, correspondence, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, and memorabilia, dating from 1803 to 2007. The record group contains many photographs in a wide variety of formats, including, but not limited to, black-and-white and color prints, negatives, glass lantern slides, carte-de-visites, and 35 mm slides. In addition to loose photographs, the record group includes a number of photographic albums a

Image of [Archway] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

[Archway] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

View of the archway leading to Packer Collegiate Institute. The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, correspondence, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, and memorabilia, dating from 1803 to 2007. The record group contains many photographs in a wide variety of formats, including, but not limited to, black-and-white and color prints, negatives, glass lantern slides, carte-de-visites, and 35 mm slides. In addition to loose photographs, the record group includes a number of photographic albums and scrapbooks, most of which were assembled by students. The images span the history o

Image of Entrance hall of Packer as it was 50 years ago - Packer Collegiate Institute records

Entrance hall of Packer as it was 50 years ago - Packer Collegiate Institute records

Artist's rendering of the entrance hall at Packer Collegiate Institute, including students and interior architectural details. The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, correspondence, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, and memorabilia, dating from 1803 to 2007. The record group contains many photographs in a wide variety of formats, including, but not limited to, black-and-white and color prints, negatives, glass lantern slides, carte-de-visites, and 35 mm slides. In addition to loose photographs, the record group includes a number of photographic albums and scrapbooks, most

Image of [Frank L. Babbott] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

[Frank L. Babbott] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

Portrait of Frank L. Babbott, President of Packer's Board of Trustees from 1911 to 1933. The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, correspondence, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, and memorabilia, dating from 1803 to 2007. The record group contains many photographs in a wide variety of formats, including, but not limited to, black-and-white and color prints, negatives, glass lantern slides, carte-de-visites, and 35 mm slides. In addition to loose photographs, the record group includes a number of photographic albums and scrapbooks, most of which were assembled by students.

Image of [Frank L. Babbott]
 - Packer Collegiate Institute records

[Frank L. Babbott] - Packer Collegiate Institute records

Copy photograph of a portrait of Frank L. Babbott, President of Packer's Board of Trustees from 1911 to 1933. The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, correspondence, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, and memorabilia, dating from 1803 to 2007. The record group contains many photographs in a wide variety of formats, including, but not limited to, black-and-white and color prints, negatives, glass lantern slides, carte-de-visites, and 35 mm slides. In addition to loose photographs, the record group includes a number of photographic albums and scrapbooks, most of which were as