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THE SOCIETY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF WEEKSVILLE

Accession #2004-002



Dates Bulk dates: 2000-2002

 

Extent 3 boxes / 1.5 cubic feet

 

Creator Community of Weeksville

 

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, Room 130, Brooklyn, New York.

 

Languages English

 

Finding Aid Guide is available in-house and online.

 

Acquisition/Appraisal This collection was donated to the Brooklyn College Library Archive on March 15, 2004 during a ceremony honoring Dr. Joan Maynard, President of The Society for the Preservation of Weeksville and Bedford-Stuyvesant. These items represent the development of Weeksville from the pre-Civil War era to its gradual absorption into the City of Brooklyn.

 

Description Control Finding aid adheres to one prescribed by Describing Archives: A Content Standard.

 

Preferred Citation Item, folder title, box number, The Society for the Preservation of Weeksville, Collection, Brooklyn College Archives & Special Collections, Brooklyn College Library

 

Subject Heading Weeksville (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
New York (N.Y.) -- History.
African-Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.

 

 

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