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

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On View: Stela of Neferseku

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Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

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    On View: Mask (Pwoom Itok)

    This mask may have represented a wise older man at boys’ initiations. One of the principal Kuba dance masks is called pwoom itok. The ...

     
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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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