BROOKLYN COLLEGE LIBRARY ARCHIVES
& SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
|Dates||Inclusive Dates: 1943-1974 Bulk Dates: 1950-1974
|Extent||790 boxes / approximately 400 cubic feet
|Creator||John J. Rooney (1903-1975)
|Access/Use||The collection is open for research.
Copyright is retained by Brooklyn College Library Archives.
Files can be accessed at the Brooklyn College Library, 2900 Bedford Avenue, Main Floor, Room 130, Brooklyn, New York.
|Finding Aid||Guide is available in-house and online.
|Acquisition/Appraisal||The John J. Rooney collection was transferred in 1989
to the Brooklyn College Library Archive by the James A. Kelly Institute
for Local Historical Studies at St. Francis College. These papers
were gifted to St. Francis College by the Rooney family upon his
death. They document important aspects of Brooklyn’s political
and community life.
|Description Control||Finding aid adheres to one prescribed by
Archives: A Content Standard.
|Preferred Citation||Item, folder title, box number, The John J. Rooney
Collection, Collection, Brooklyn College Archives & Special
Collections, Brooklyn College Library
|Subject Heading||Rooney, John J., 1903-1975.|