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Name Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)

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Image of [Long Island Historical Society] - Brooklyn oversize 19th century collection

[Long Island Historical Society] - Brooklyn oversize 19th century collection

Photographic print of the Liong Island Historical Society.

Image of [Montague St. and Clinton St.] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

[Montague St. and Clinton St.] - Eugene L. Armbruster photographs and scrapbooks

MONTAGUE ST. / CLINTON [handwritten on recto] Brooklyn Fire Department Headquarters/Hotel St. George/ L.I. Historical Society [printed on recto] Collage of images depicting buildings located at Montague and Clinton Streets in Brooklyn Heights. Scrapbook page from "Views of New York City Brooklyn and other places. Volume I" compiled by Eugene Armbruster.

Image of [Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Angled exterior view of the Brooklyn Historical Society at 128 Pierrepont Street - at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. Also showing multiple automobiles and street lamps. Partial view of St. Anne's and the Holy Trinity Church. Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont streets [handwritten on verso] Ernest Tanare, General Photographer, 4 Court Square, Brooklyn, N.Y., Phone, TRiangle 5-5434 [stamped on verso] Duplicate to print v1974.031.2

Image of [Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Angled exterior view of the Brooklyn Historical Society at 128 Pierrepont Street - at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. Also showing multiple automobiles and street lamps. Partial view of St. Anne's and the Holy Trinity Church. 133 sc width to bleed on attached layout (3 1/2"). Long Island Historical Society [handwritten on verso] Ernest Tanare, General Photographer, 4 Court Square, Brooklyn, N.Y., Phone, TRiangle 5-5434. Copper [stamped on verso] Duplicate of print v1974.031.1

Image of [Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Architectural detail from the exterior of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York.

Image of [Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Architectural detail from the exterior of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York.

Image of [Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Architectural detail from the exterior of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York.

Image of [Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Architectural Detail, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Architectural detail from the exterior of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. View of the sculpture head of Ludwig Van Beethovan. Long Island Hist. Soc. - Beethoven. Arch: Geo. B. Post, 1878. Sculpt: Olin Warner. Terra Cotta: Perth Amboy T. C. Co. 5/78 [handwritten on verso]. Esther Mipaas [stamped on verso].

Image of [Architectural Detail, William Shakespeare, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Architectural Detail, William Shakespeare, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Architectural detail from the exterior of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. View of the sculpture head of William Shakespeare. "Shakespeare" - Long Island Historical Soc. Arch: Geo. Post - 1878. Sculpt.: Olin Warner. Terra Cotta: Perth Amboy T.C. Company. Please credit Esther Mipaas to Prospect Park West (5/78) [handwritten on verso with photographer's stamp].

Image of [Architectural Detail, Native American, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Architectural Detail, Native American, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Architectural detail from the exterior of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. View of the sculpture head of a Native American. Detail North Facade LIHS. Bldg, over main entrance. Terra Cotta, by Olin Warner (1870's) signifying original inhabitant of N. America/ L. I. (?) May 1976 [handwritten on verso]. Photograph by Henrik Krogius [stamped on verso].

Image of [Tenant Sign, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Tenant Sign, Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Exterior view of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street, in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. View of a sign plaque mounted on the side of the building, reading "Twohy Kelleher & Gallagher, Esqs. Attorneys at Law." Verso indicates that the lawyers were tenants in the building. May 1976. LIHS- sign of law firm which tenant of ground floor (N.E. corner) LIHS bldg [handwritten on verso]. Photograph by Henrik Krogius [stamped on verso]

Image of [Entrance to Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Entrance to Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Exterior view of the main entrance to the Brooklyn Historical Society, located at the corner of Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. L.I.H.S. 128 Pierrepont St. [handwritten on verso].

Image of [Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Angled exterior view of the Brooklyn Historical Society at 128 Pierrepont Street - at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. Also showing multiple automobiles and street lamps. Partial view of St. Anne's and the Holy Trinity Church. Illustration #3 [handwritten on verso] Ernest Tanare, General Photographer, 4 Court Square, Brooklyn, N.Y., Phone, TRiangle 5-5434 [stamped on verso]

Image of [Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

View of the Brooklyn Historical Society - at the corner of Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. Showing the Brooklyn Historical Society entrance, pedestrians, trees, and a mailbox. EH [photographer's signature, verso] Royal, Koegel & Rogers, 100 Broadway, New York 5 [printed on envelope housed with prints]. Photographs of LIHS bldg taken October 1961 by Ellis Herwig [handwritten on envelope housed with prints]. Two duplicate prints.

Image of [Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Long Island Historical Society, Clinton and Pierrepont Streets] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Angled exterior view of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, New York. Twelve reproductions of this image, labeled a-l The Long Island Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn Heights was built between 1878-80 by George B. Post, a leading New York architect of the time. The entensive use of terra cotta on the four-storey exterior, representing busts of great men of history, was the first such use of terra cotta in America. The busts chosen show a good deal about the nineteenth century goals of the Society, which in those days sought to collect all knowledge: on Pierrepont Street the bust of Columbus represents disc

Image of [Windows of Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Windows of Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

View of the windows and the terra-cotta architectural details on the second story of the Brooklyn Historical Society building at the intersection of Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. Two duplicate prints. EH [photographer's signature on verso of both duplicate prints] Ellis Herwig 1961 [handwritten on verso of print 1] Royal, Koegel & Rogers, 100 Broadway, New York 5 [printed on envelope housed with prints]. Photographs of LIHS bldg taken October 1961 by Ellis Herwig [handwritten on envelope housed with prints].

Image of [Windows of Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Windows of Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

View of the windows and the terra-cotta architectural details on the second story of the Brooklyn Historical Society building at the intersection of Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. Two duplicate prints. EH [photographer's signature, verso] Royal, Koegel & Rogers, 100 Broadway, New York 5 [printed on envelope housed with prints]. Photographs of LIHS bldg taken October 1961 by Ellis Herwig [handwritten on envelope housed with prints].

Image of [Long Island Historical Society, Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Long Island Historical Society, Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

View of the Brooklyn Historical Society at the corner of Clinton Street and Pierrepont Street, in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. Showing the windows and architectural details of the building. Also showing the street signs at the intersection. Three duplicate prints. EH [photographer's signature, verso] Royal, Koegel & Rogers, 100 Broadway, New York 5 [printed on envelope housed with prints]. Photographs of LIHS bldg taken October 1961 by Ellis Herwig [handwritten on envelope housed with prints].

Image of [Window Detail of Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Window Detail of Long Island Historical Society, Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Partial view of the second story of the Brooklyn Historical Society above the main entrance, located at 128 Pierrepont Street in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. Showing the arched windows, stained glass, brickwork and terra-cotta architectural details. EH [photographer's signature, verso] Two duplicate prints. Royal, Koegel & Rogers, 100 Broadway, New York 5 [printed on envelope housed with prints]. Photographs of LIHS bldg taken October 1961 by Ellis Herwig [handwritten on envelope housed with prints].

Image of [Entrance to the Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

[Entrance to the Long Island Historical Society] - Long Island Historical Society photographs

Exterior view of the main entrance to the Brooklyn Historical Society at 128 Pierrepont Street - at the corner of Pierrepont Street and Clinton Street - Brooklyn, New York. Multiple signs and plaques frame the doorway, reading "Long Island Historical Society." Main Entrance, Long Island Historical Society, 1966 [handwritten on verso].