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Tales from the Vault: The Carte de Visite

Feb 25, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

| $5.00

Join us in our library as we explore the many dimensions of the carte de visite, the popular 19th century portrait featured prominently in our Personal Correspondents exhibition. BHS Managing Director of Library and Archives Julie May will discuss the photograph’s process and popularity throughout its heyday, share rarely seen examples from our collections, and highlight the many studios that participated in its proliferation throughout Brooklyn.
March

Details

Date:
Feb 25, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$5.00
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tales-from-the-vault-the-carte-de-visite-tickets-19628378007

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org