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Tickets to lectures and receptions; excerpts from the by-laws, 1872, and a letter from president Ethelbert S. Mills, March 31, 1873.
Brooklyn Art Association records, 1861-1875. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2787 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Founded 1861, incorporated 1864. The Association started to decline after 1892.
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