Finding Aid File

Guide to the Brooklyn Badges Collection, BCMS.0038

Summary Information

    Repository

    Brooklyn Public Library - Brooklyn Collection

    Creator

    Brooklyn Jockey Club.

    Creator

    Kings County (N.Y.) Sheriff.

    Creator

    New York (City). Municipal Court.

    Title

    Brooklyn Badges Collection

    ID

    BCMS.0038

    Date

    various

    Extent

    0.5 Linear feet , 1 small box.

    Location

    Brooklyn Collection Morgue, Shelf 21.2

    Language

    English

    Abstract

    Three badges worn by officials of Brooklyn institutions.

    Preferred Citation

    This collection should be cited as the Brooklyn Badges Collection, Brooklyn Public Library – Brooklyn Collection.

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three metal badges.

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Arrangement

The badges are arranged in alphabetical order by the names of the institutions for which they were created.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Brooklyn Public Library - Brooklyn Collection , 2018

10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY, 11238
718.230.2762
bcref@bklynlibrary.org

Access

Collection is located in the Brooklyn Collection at the Central Branch at Grand Army Plaza. The collection may only be used in the library and is not available through interlibrary loan. Requests to view the collection must be made at least 48 hours in advance of visit.

Use

While many items in the Brooklyn Collection are unrestricted, we do not own reproduction rights to all materials. Be aware of the several kinds of rights that might apply: copyright, licensing and trademarks. The researcher assumes all responsibility for copyright questions.

Provenance

Donated to the Brooklyn Collection by Art Sinai in 2018 following an exhibition of his badge collection titled "Badges of Honor: Brooklyn's Protectors."

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Badges

Personal Name(s)

  • Flagg, Lewis S., Jr., Municipal Court Justice
  • Sinai, Art

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Collection Inventory

Brooklyn Jockey Club Patrol, No. 40 

Kings County Sheriff, Special Deputy , 1898-1899 

New York City Municipal Court, Justice Lewis S. Flagg, Jr. 

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