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Title [Class group, circa 1890s]
Collection Packer Collegiate Institute records
Photographer Unknown
Image ID 2014.019.9.6.37d
Date 1890 ca.
Description Group portrait displaying students at Packer Collegiate Institute, circa 1890.

The Packer Collegiate Institute records contain administrative records, financial records, architectural records, correspondence, student and faculty records, publications, photographs, audiovisual media, and memorabilia, dating from 1803 to 2007.

The record group contains many photographs in a wide variety of formats, including, but not limited to, black-and-white and color prints, negatives, glass lantern slides, carte-de-visites, and 35 mm slides. In addition to loose photographs, the record group includes a number of photographic albums and scrapbooks, most of which were assembled by students. The images span the history of the school, from the 1840s to 2004. Topically, the record group documents students (incuding individual portraits, class portraits, various school events, and activities), administrators and faculty, and Packer buildings.

Please note that photographs can be found in various other record groups throughout the collection.
Place Names Brooklyn Heights (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Subject Headings Students
Primary school students
Private schools
School children
School classrooms
Schoolchildren
Schools
Schools, Private
Group portraits
Women
Classrooms
Students
Personal and Corporate Names Packer Collegiate Institute
Brooklyn Female Academy
Collection Finding Aid http://dlib.nyu.edu/findingaids/html/bhs/arms_2014_019_packer
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