Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn churches; synagogues

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On View: Fragment of Colored Hieroglyphs

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Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

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    On View: Statue of Robert Fulton

    This imposing statue commemorating Robert Fulton (1765–1815) portrays the famous American engineer and inventor with a model of his bo...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn churches; synagogues
      • Date: 1894-1900
      • Call Number: S10_21_Brooklyn_Churches_Synagogues
      • Series: Views: U.S., Brooklyn
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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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