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THE JOHN J. ROONEY COLLECTION

Accession #89-005

Congressman John J. Rooney, 1959

 

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.

 

Languages English

 

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 Describing 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.

 

 

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