Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn monuments

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On View: Pendant Cross

Ethiopian Crosses
Christianity most likely arrived in Ethiopia in the first century. The conversion of King Ezana in 330

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: High Priest of Amun, Men-kheper-re-seneb

    Men-kheper-re-seneb wears the typical garb of certain upper-level priests: a leopard-skin cloak. Leopards did not inhabit Egypt during the p...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn monuments
      • Date: 1899-1932
      • Call Number: S10_11_Brooklyn_Monuments
      • Series: Views: Brooklyn, Long Island, Staten Island
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    The Brooklyn Museum's lantern slide collection was started by the Museum's curator of fine arts, William Henry Goodyear, in the late nineteenth century. The Museum's Libraries and Archives now holds 11,710 glass lantern slides, and selections can be seen here.

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