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Brooklyn Art Association records, 1861-1875

Brooklyn Art Association


Collection Information

Size: 18 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

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.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2787 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Brooklyn Art Association records, 1861-1875. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.