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Title [Othmer Library, Long Island Historical Society]
Collection Long Island Historical Society photographs
Photographer Tanare, Ernest
Image ID V1974.031.64
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Date 1938 ca.
Description Interior view of the Othmer Library of the Brooklyn Historical Society, located at 128 Pierrepont Street in the neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. View of bookcases, multiple framed painted portraits, index card catalogs, wooden reading tables and chairs, reading lamps, books, brochures, and an upholstered sofa.

Two duplicate 8" x 10" photographic prints. Seven duplicate reproductions (one 4" x 5," five 4 1/4" x 5 1/4," and one 8" x 10").

Ernest Tanare, general photographer, 4 Court Square, Brooklyn, N.Y., Phone, TRIangle 5-5434 [stamped on verso of both original prints].

View of main room of the LI Historical Society [handwritten on verso of print 2].

The main reading room of the Society as it looked in 1923 [typed on paper attached to verso of reproduction print 3].
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Pierrepont Street (New York, N.Y.)
Clinton Street (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
128 Pierrepont Street
Subject Headings Paintings
Picture frames
Card catalogs
Reading rooms
Personal and Corporate Names Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y)
Long Island Historical Society