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Title [Collection Storage, Long Island Historical Society Hamilton Building, Court and Jorelamon Streets]
Collection Long Island Historical Society photographs
Photographer Unknown
Image ID V1974.031.68
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Date 1872 ca.
Description Interior view of rooms inside the Hamilton Building, located at the intersection of Court Street and Joralemon Street in the neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights [floors in this image match the floors identified in "The Long Island Historical Society, 1863 - 1938: A Record in commemoration of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the founding of the Society in 1863" as inside the Hamilton Building]. View of multiple wood and glass display cases, flat files, and cabinets of taxidermied birds and turtles. Also showing a canoe hanging from the ceiling.

L.I.H.S. original collection in the first rooms of the Society on Court St [handwritten on verso].

Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Joralemon Street (New York, N.Y.)
Court Street (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Taxidermy
Canoes
Display cases
Turtles
Birds
Books
Archives
Personal and Corporate Names Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y)
Long Island Historical Society
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