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Title [Interior of Hamilton Building, Long Island Historial Society, Court and Joralemon Streets]
Collection Long Island Historical Society photographs
Photographer Unknown
Image ID V1974.031.70
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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 rooms lined with wooden bookcases, books, framed paintings, tables and chairs.

The rooms on Hamilton Street, Brooklyn, rented by The Long Island Historical Society prior to the construction of their own building. The Society occupied these rooms 1863-1880 [typed on paper attached to verso].
Place Names Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Court Street (New York, N.Y.)
Joralemon Street (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Books
Bookshelves
Bookcases
Woodwork
Picture frames
Paintings
Portraits
Chairs
Tables
Chandeliers
Personal and Corporate Names Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y)
Long Island Historical Society
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