Brooklyn Art Association records, 1861-1875

Brooklyn Art Association, est. 1861
Brooklyn, N.Y.

Collection size: 18 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Tickets to lectures and receptions; excerpts from the by-laws, 1872, and a letter from president Ethelbert S. Mills, March 31, 1873.

Biographical/Historical Note: Founded 1861, incorporated 1864. The Association started to decline after 1892.

Provenance unknown.

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