Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Brooklyn, Montauk Club

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On View: A Ride for Liberty -- The Fugitive Slaves (recto)

During and even immediately after the Civil War, very few American artists undertook direct representations of the catastrophic conflict or ...

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: Comb with Human Image

    This narrow comb originally had long teeth, and it was probably worn as a hair ornament. The long beard on the face resembles that on the ca...

     
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    • Folder: Brooklyn, Montauk Club
      • Call Number: S10_11_Brooklyn_Montauk_Club
      • 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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