Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn Regiment Armories

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    • Folder: Brooklyn Regiment Armories
      • Call Number: S10_11_Brooklyn_Regiment_Armories
      • Series: Views: Brooklyn, Long Island, Staten Island
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