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Title Long Island Historical Society, the Directors' Room
Collection Long Island Historical Society photographs
Photographer Tanare, Ernest
Image ID V1974.031.71
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Date 1938
Description Interior view of the Directors' Room in the Brooklyn Historical Society, located at 128 Pierrepont Street in the neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights. View of a fireplace, chairs, tables, books, hanging portraits, sculptures, and a small spinning wheel. Largest photograph hanging above the fireplace is a portrait of Reverend Richard Salter Storrs, D.D., President of the Society from 1873 - 1900.

Two duplicate original prints.

Ernest Tanare, General Photographer, 4 Court Square, Brooklyn, N.Y., Phone, TRIangle 5-5434 [stamped on verso].

North Room, formerly Ladies Lounge, used as Board Room until 1959 [handwritten on verso of print 2].

Return to L.I. Hist. Soc. [handwritten on verso of print 1].

Date taken from "The Long Island Historical Society, 1863 - 1938: A Record in commemoration of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the founding of the Society in 1863." Photograph is printed in this publication with the caption: Long Island Historical Society, the Directors' Room, 1938.
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 Fireplaces
Mantels
Mantelpieces
Picture frames
Paintings
Portraits
Books
Bookshelves
Bookcases
Tables
Chairs
Spinning-wheel
Personal and Corporate Names Brooklyn Historical Society (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y)
Long Island Historical Society
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