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[Main Building]
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Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Main Building at Pratt Institute (front view), showing Ryerson Street (now Ryerson Walk). The Main Building was built in 1887 by Hugo Lamb and Charles A. Rich, and was the first building at Pratt Institute, constructed of brick in the Romanesque revival style. Keywords: Streets, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Main Building - Grand Ave.]
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Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description East Building at Pratt Institute, showing elevated train tracks. The East building , part of the original building complex and connected to the Main Building, was built by William Windrim in 1887. The building wraps around a courtyard, and the first floor houses Pratt Institute's Power Generating Plant, a National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark. Keywords: Streets, Railroads track, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Mechanical Engineering]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Airplanes -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Airplanes -- Design and construction, Mechanical engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students testing a model airplane in a wind tunnel. Keywords: Men, Students, Classrooms, Blackboards, Aeronautics, Wind tunnels, Aerodynamics, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Memorial Hall]
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Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Exterior view of Memorial Hall at Pratt Institute, showing Ryerson Street (now Ryerson Walk) witha partial view of the Main Building. Memorial Hall, a large auditorium/theater built in memory of Mary Richardson Pratt, was built in 1926-1927 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Streets, Automobiles, Women, Pedestrians, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Millinery Class]
1899/1900
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Millinery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women making hats in a millinery class at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Hats, Dress accessories, Women's clothing, Fashion design, Classrooms, Blackboards, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 17 x 22 cm.
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[Navy Electrical School]
1917
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Electricians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Training of, United States. Navy, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A group of men in the Navy Electrical School, held in the Department of Science and Technology at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Military uniforms, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 24 cm.
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[Designing the Airplane: Pro …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Airplanes -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Airplanes -- Design and construction, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students working on the design of an airplane. Keywords: Men, Students, Classrooms, Blackboards, Mechanical engineering, Aeronautics, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
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[Pageant 1924]
1924
Pratt Institute
Subject Pageants -- New York (State) -- New York, College and school drama, American -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students in costume for the 1924 Pageant at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Group portraits, Women, Men, Students, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 17 x 24 cm.
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[Architecture: Mr. Hopkins' …
ca. 1890
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Architecture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students in Mr. Hopkins' architecture class at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Architectural drawing, Architectural design, Classrooms, Blackboards, Schools of architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 20 cm.
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[Parties - El Razing]
1950
Pratt Institute
Subject Dance parties -- New York (State) -- New York, Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students dancing and socializing at "El Razing," held in the "Old Student Lounge (gym)" [from reverse]. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Dances, Sock hops, Gymnasiums, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Art Drawing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Drawing -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Six women in an art drawing class at Pratt Institute, the classroom also features two large statues, one of which is a replica of the Venus de Milo. Keywords: Women, Students, Classrooms, Statues, Art objects, Sketching, Drawing, Artists, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 24 cm.
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Civardi, Walter
[Parties]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Ice cream parlors -- New York (State) -- New York, Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Men and women at a soda shop counter, taken by Walter Civardi, a professor in the Pratt Institute School of Art. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Soda fountains, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Art Modeling]
ca. 1948
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Painting -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students in an art modeling class at Pratt Institute, with the instructor and model. Keywords: Students, Men, Women, College teachers, Professors, Instructors, Painting, Painters, Artists, Portraits, Artists' models, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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Pratt Institute Department o …
[Charles Pratt - Opening of …
1945
Pratt Institute
Subject Psychology -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Charles Pratt (President and grandson of the Founder of Pratt Institute) manipulating blocks at the opening of the psychological testing laboratory. Keywords: Laboratories, Psychological tests, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
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[Art Modeling]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Sculpture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women sculpting in an art modeling class at Pratt Institute, with the instructor and model. Keywords: Women, Students, Sculptors, Artists, College teachers, Professors, Instructors, Artists' models, Busts, Classrooms, Statues, Art objects, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
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[Charles Pratt, Branch Ricke …
Dec-49
Pratt Institute
Subject Baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York, Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- History -- Pictorial works, Rickey, Branch, 1881-1965, Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Charles Pratt (President and grandson of the Founder of Pratt Institute), Branch Rickey (then-president of the Brooklyn Dodgers), Jackie Robinson and Lyle Suter examine a framed illustration depicting a Brooklyn Dodgers baseball game. Keywords: Drawings, Illustrations, Group portraits, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 20 cm.
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Palumbo, Fred
[Civil Aeronautics: CAAP]
1940
Pratt Institute
Subject Airplanes -- Piloting -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students on an airfield, one student is being outfitted with a parachute by a pilot in flying gear, another student wears a sweater with the insignia of "PI Mechanical Engineers." On reverse: "CAAP | 1940,""World-Telegram Photo" stamp, and "Photo by F. Palumbo." Keywords: Men, Students, Pilots, Airplanes, Parachutes, Mechanical engineering, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 17 x 22 cm.
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Pearsall, Alva
[Charles Pratt the Founder]
ca. 1888
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt, Charles, 1830-1891 -- Portraits, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Portrait of Charles Pratt, the Founder of Pratt Institute. Keywords: Portraits, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 13 cm.
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Merrill, Dana B.
[Cafeteria]
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Pratt Institute
Subject School lunchrooms, cafeterias, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The cafeteria at the Pratt Institute School of Household Science and Arts, with men and women dining at tables. On reverse: "Mr. Dale | Mr. Jones | Mr. Egilsreed | Mr. Barclay | Mr. Suel | Dr. Mandell | Miss Holloway? | Mr. Cook | ? | Miss Herrick | Mrs? Sherman or Miss Felitia Smith | Miss Bartlett | Miss Haskell | Miss Sedeyn | Miss Condit." Keywords: Men, Women, Waitresses, Tapestries, Restaurants, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 24 cm.
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[C.M. Pratt]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History
Description Portrait of Charles M. Pratt, President and son of the Founder of Pratt Institute. Keywords: Portraits, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
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Pratt Institute Department o …
[Careers for Youth Forum: No …
1948
Pratt Institute
Subject College students -- Recruiting -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute. Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Pratt Institute. School of Art and Design., Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Pratt Institute booth at the Careers for Youth Forum, featuring displays for the Library School and Art School. On reverse: "H.J. Swinney | Miss Galligan | Mrs. Beyan." Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Instructors, Professors, College teachers, Vocational guidance, Educational counseling, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Physical Education - Fencin …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Fencing -- Training, Physical education and training -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Male students in a fencing class at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Fencers, Gymnasiums, Physical fitness, College sports, Athletics, Exercise, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 24 cm.
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Schultze Studio
[Science and Technology Quad …
1937
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Courtyards -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description View of the Science and Technology quadrangle at Pratt Institute, showing the Chemistry building, Machinery building, Engineering building, and elevated train tracks on Grand Avenue. Keywords: Railroads track, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Physical Education - Fencin …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Fencing -- Training, Physical education and training -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Female students in a fencing class at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fencers, Gymnasiums, Physical fitness, College sports, Athletics, Exercise, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Chemistry]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Chemistry -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Several women in a chemistry laboratory at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Classrooms, Chemical laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Physical Education - Openin …
1926
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Basketball, Gymnasiums -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A Pratt Institute Men's Basketball game held at the "Opening of New Casino - Gym" [from reverse]. Also on reverse, in pencil, "Dr. Charles M. Allen holding ball." Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Basketball players, College athletes, Basketball teams, College sports, Athletics, Spectators, Audiences, Architecture, Universities and colleges, Physical education and training.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 32 cm.
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[Chemistry]
1908
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Chemistry -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Portrait of the day class in the industrial chemistry laboratory at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Group portraits, Men, Students, Classrooms, Chemical laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
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[Physical Education]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Physical education and training -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Female students in a Physical Education class at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Gymnasiums, Physical fitness, Athletics, Exercise, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
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[Chemistry]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students using a giant slide rule, as the rest of the class observes. Keywords: Men, Students, Classrooms, Professors, Instructors, College teachers, Slide-rule, Mathematical instruments, Blackboards, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Physical Education]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Football players -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Football, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Reproduction of a photograph showing the members of the 1896 Pratt Institute football team. Keywords: Men, Students, College athletes, Football teams, College sports, Athletics, Group portraits, Universities and colleges, Physical education and training.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 14 x 20 cm.
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Foley, E.F.
[Clothing: Pratt Institute B …
1928
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion shows -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Prize-winning pajamas, designed and modeled by Miss Madeline A. Lyon, from the fifth annual Pratt Institute Budget Fashion Show. The show was sponsored by the Wanamaker store, from which all materials used in making the entries were obtained. Accompanying card states, "1st Prize in Group V | Cost of materials $5.69 | Miss Madeline A. Lyon." Photograph originally appeared in an article by Marjorie Kinney, Supervisor of Clothing Courses at the Pratt Institute, in the June, 1928 issue of The Home Economist. Keywords: Women, Students, Pajamas, Women's clothing, Models (Persons), Fashion designers, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Physical Education - Baseba …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Baseball players -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Baseball, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Baseball practice at Pratt Institute, showing the coach and several players. Keywords: Men, Students, College athletes, Baseball teams, College sports, Coaches (Athletics), Universities and colleges, Physical education and training.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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Pratt Institute Department o …
[Clothing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Woman modeling a lace wedding gown, designed by a student at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Models (Persons), Fashion designers, Wedding costume, Dresses, Women's clothing, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[F.B. Pratt]
Aug-33
Pratt Institute
Subject Indians of North America -- Montana, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Frederick B. Pratt, President and son of the Founder of Pratt Institute, shaking hands with two Plains Indians in Glacier Park. Keywords: Men, Portraits.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
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[Clothing - Trade Dressmakin …
1913
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Dressmaking -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women making dresses in a Trade Dressmaking class at Pratt Institute. Stamp of the School of Household Science and Arts on reverse, with "Room 24 (Trade Dressmaking)." Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Dresses, Sewing, Women's clothing, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
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Pratt Institute Department o …
[Physics ]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Pulleys -- Design and construction, Physics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute student working on a pulley system in the Physics Department. Keywords: Men, Students, Physicists, Machinery, Simple machines, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
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[Clothing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Woman modeling a sequined top and pants, designed by a student at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Pants, Blouses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Herbert L. Pratt House]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc., Dwellings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Herbert L. Pratt House, on the corner of Willoughby Avenue and Waverly Avenue in Brooklyn, near Pratt Institute. On reverse, "Willoughby Avenue corner of Clinton Avenue." Keywords: Buildings, Architecture.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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Pratt Institute
[Clothing Remodeling - Warti …
1942/1943
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Clothing and dress -- Remaking, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Woman modeling a remodeled dress, created by a student at Pratt Institute. On front of photo: "1942-43 | Wartime Units -- | Clothing remodeling." Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, World War II, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Caroline Ladd Pratt House]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc., Pratt, Caroline A.L. (Caroline Ames Ladd), d. 1946 -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York, Dwellings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Caroline Ladd Pratt House, located at 229 Clinton Avenue in Brooklyn, was built in 1989 by Babb, Cook, and Willard. Now the home of the President of Pratt Institute, the house was built by Charles Pratt for his son Frederic, and Frederic's wife, Caroline Ladd Pratt. Keywords: Buildings, Architecture.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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Pratt Institute
[Clothing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Three women modeling dresses, designed by students at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
P. Poisson
[John Pratt, Herbert Pratt]
1917/1919
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History
Description Portrait of John Pratt and Herbert L. Pratt in military uniform, taken in Paris. Keywords: Men, Portraits, Military uniforms.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 14 x 9 cm.
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[Clothing]
1923/1924
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion shows -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Dress designed and modeled by Miss Moore, for the first annual Pratt Institute Budget Fashion Show. The show was sponsored by the Wanamaker store, from which all materials used in making the entries were obtained. On reverse: "Made in Mrs. Taber's class by | Miss Moore for self. | Pink organdie | 6 yds at 85 [cents] | cost including findings $10.07;""1923-24 | Wanamaker Show." Stamp of the School of Household Science and Arts on reverse. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Pratt Station Post Office]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc., Post office buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description United States Post Office on the corner of Willoughby Avenue and Steuben Street, near Pratt Institute, demolished in 1958-1959. Keywords: Public buildings, Architecture, Streets.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
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[Clothing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Dressmaking -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women sewing shirt waists from patterns at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Dresses, Shirtwaists, Women's clothing, Dressmaking -- Patterns, Sewing, Classrooms, Blackboards, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 23 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Shipbuilding - Picking up L …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Shipbuilding -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students in Shipbuilding, working on the mold loft floor. Keywords: Men, Students, Boatbuilding, Naval architecture, Marine engineering, Ship-building, Lofting, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
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Pratt Institute Department o …
[Clothing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Two women modeling outfits designed by students at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Shorts (Clothing), Jackets, Dresses, Drinking fountains, Bicycles, Architecture, Buildings, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[St. Louis Exposition]
1904
Pratt Institute
Subject Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) -- Exhibitions & displays, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Displays and exhibition cases representing Pratt Institute at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, held in St. Louis in 1904, displays are visible for Costume Design, Domestic Art, Kindergarten, and Art. Keywords: Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 25 cm.
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[Clothing]
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Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Drawing -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students sketching from a fashion model. Keywords: Women, Students, Sketching, Artists, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Dressmaking, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Clothing - Fashion Show]
May-91
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion shows -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Woman modeling an outfit during a Pratt Institute fashion show. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Jackets, Shorts, Boots, Dress accessories, Audiences, Spectators, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
Arthur Studios
[Science Technology - Calibr …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Electrical engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students calibrating a High Frequency Generator, also known as an RF Generator (Radio Frequency Generator). Signed in lower right, "Arthur Studios N.Y." Keywords: Men, Students, Engineering laboratories, Radio -- Equipment and supplies, Electric generators, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
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[Clothing - Fashion Show]
May-91
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion shows -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Woman modeling an outfit during a Pratt Institute fashion show. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Dress accessories, Audiences, Spectators, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Tennis Courts]
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Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Tennis courts -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Men and women playing on the tennis courts at Pratt Institute, the Chemistry Building and Engineering Building stand in the background. Keywords: Men, Women, Tennis players, College sports, College athletes, Athletics, Architecture, Universities and colleges, Physical education and training.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Clothing - Fashion Show]
May-91
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion shows -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Woman modeling an outfit during a Pratt Institute fashion show. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Jackets, Pants, Audiences, Spectators, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[The Thrift]
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Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Thrift Hall at Pratt Institute, showing façade and entrance. The Thrift was originally a savings bank, founded on the campus by Charles Pratt in 1889, meant to teach students and others the value of thrift. Thrift Hall was built in 1916-1917 by Shampan and Shampan. Keywords: Streets, Architecture, Trolleys, Street-railroads -- Track, Cable cars (Streetcars).
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Robert Paterson, Inc.
[Clothing]
31-Mar
Pratt Institute
Subject Fashion shows -- New York (State) -- New York, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Prize-winning dress, designed and modeled by Miss Jeanette Salisbury, from the eighth annual Pratt Institute Budget Fashion Show. The show was sponsored by the Wanamaker store, from which all materials used in making the entries were obtained. On back of photo: "Miss Jeanette Salisbury, wearing printed silk | costing $11.60, which won second prize of $20.00 | in Junior Costume Design Class at the Eighth | Annual Pratt Institute Fashion Show held under | the auspices of the Wanamaker Home Budget Service | in the Wanamaker Auditorium, March 20." Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
Civardi, Walter
[Valentine Ball]
1949
Pratt Institute
Subject Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Student selling orchid corsages for the New Jersey Club's Annual Valentine Ball, held in the Pratt Institute Student Lounge on February 12, 1949. Taken by Walter Civardi, a professor in the Pratt Institute School of Art. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Balls (Parties), Dances, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Hofacker, Richard, Jr.
[Commencement 1945]
1945
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Commencement ceremonies -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description 1945 graduation ceremony at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Students, Men, Women, Professors, Audiences, Spectators, Academic costume, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Merrill, Dana B.
[Women's Club]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Women -- Societies and clubs -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students at the Pratt Institute Women's Club. Keywords: Women, Students, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Engineering Building]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Façade and entrance of the Engineering building at Pratt Institute. The Engineering Building was built in 1928-1929 by John Mead Howells, and extended in 1935. Keywords: Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Weaving - Design, Junior No …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Weaving -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students work on weaving designs in the School of Household Science and Arts at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Weaving -- Patterns, Home economics, Instructors, Professors, College teachers, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Electrical Engineering]
1904
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Electrical engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students in the Electrical Engineering laboratory, periodicals and journals are visible on shelves, including several bound volumes of "Electrical World." Keywords: Men, Students, Engineers, Classrooms, Engineering laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Welding]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Welding -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students work with welding equipment. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Welders (Persons), Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Electrical Engineering[
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Electrical engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students in Electrical Engineering working at a large circuit board. Keywords: Men, Students, Engineers, Electronic circuits, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Woodworking]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Woodwork -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students carve reliefs in Mr. Loeffler's wood carving class. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Classrooms, Art objects, Wood-carving, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Electrical Engineering: Stu …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Electrical engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students in Electrical Engineering performing a core loss test on a motor. Keywords: Men, Students, Engineers, Motors, Classrooms, Engineering laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 12 x 18 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Kindergarten Dept. 1892-4 - …
1892/1894
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Kindergarten teachers -- Training of -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description A kindergarten class held at Pratt Institute, children sit in a circle on the floor, while teachers and other students stand while holding hands. Keywords: Women, Boys, Girls, Children, Universities and colleges, Education.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[First Art Faculty]
ca. 1887
Pratt Institute
Subject College and school drama, American -- New York (State) -- New York, College teachers -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Original faculty of the Pratt Institute School of Art, with F.B. Pratt in the center. Keywords: Men, Women, Instructors, Professors, Art schools, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Boro, Keith
[Saturday Arts School]
1983
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Drawing -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Children's art -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Two boys drawing during a Saturday Morning Art Class held at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Boys, Students, Children's drawing, Artists, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Foundry & Forging]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Metal-work -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students working at a furnace in the forge and foundry shop. Keywords: Men, Students, Instructors, Professors, College teachers, Founding, Foundries, Forging, Forge shops, Furnaces, Metalworking, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - National P …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, O'Neil, Sally, 1908-1968, Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Sally O'Neil, actress, taking a lesson in posture at the Pratt Institute's Homemaker's Club for National Posture Week. Attached card states: "Caption for Photo #20: Miss Sally O'Neil, Hollywood star, appearing in a current Broadway attraction, "When We Are Married", takes a lesson in correct posture in ironing at Pratt Institute's Homemaker's Club, where she consented to lending a hand in injecting humor into the posture skit, "Technique is Everything, which the members of the club are rehearsing for National Posture Week, May 6th to 11th. Keywords: Women, Students, Actresses, Theater rehearsals, Universities and colleges, Home economics.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 19 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Field Day]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Tug of war (Game), Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women on one side of a tug-of-war competition, during a Pratt Institute Field Day. Keywords: Women, Students, Games, Contests, Spectators, Audiences, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 18 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Interior Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description A class of interior design students examines fabrics in a classroom. Keywords: Insrtuctors, Women, Men, Students, Classrooms, Universities and Colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 23 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Field Day]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Parades -- New York (State) -- New York, Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students participating in a parade during a Pratt Institute Field Day, features students riding on top of a decorated car, with a poster showing a painter's palette, two male busts, and the words "FOUNDATION IE." Photograph taken from Hall Street, showing the Library building in the background. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Automobiles, Spectators, Audiences, Buildings, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 18 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Jewelry]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Jewelry making -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Pratt Instute students working on jewelry designs. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Universities and colleges, Jewelers, Jewelry making.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Flagpole]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Memorials -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Detail of the flagpole at Pratt Institute, showing bench, eagles, and male and female busts. Inscription states, "To commemorate the services of the men and woman of Pratt Institute in the World War 1914-1918," with "Erected in 1926 by the Trustees of Pratt Institute." Photograph signed illegibly in lower right, possibly "Sarah Martin." Keywords: Flagpoles, Buildings, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Museum - Library, Noorian C …
Apr 1900
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Museum exhibits -- New York (State) -- New York
Description An exhibit in the Pratt Institute Library Museum, including several display cases with glass and ceramic artifacts and several rugs. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Library exhibits, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Foods - Bacteriological Lab …
1912
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Bacteriology -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students working with chemistry equipment in the Bacteriological Laboratory. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Instructors, Professors, College teachers, Microbiology, Classrooms, Laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library - Museum, 1890s]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Museum exhibits -- New York (State) -- New York, Butterflies -- Exhibitions, Painting -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description A class of women in the Pratt Institute Library Museum, painting with watercolors from a butterfly exhibit. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Painting, Library exhibits, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute
[Foods]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Cookery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Two women preparing food in a practice kitchen at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Kitchens, Cooking, Refrigerators, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library Park, October 1919, …
1919
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Exterior view of the Pratt Institute Library and Library Park, taken from the campus in October 1919, when the park was opened. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 19 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Arthur Studios
[Foods - Cafeteria Kitchen]
Jan-33
Pratt Institute
Subject Kitchens -- New York (State) -- New York, School lunchrooms, cafeterias, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women working in the cafeteria kitchen, in the School of Household Science and Arts at Pratt Institute, features a table with desserts. Keywords: Women, Waitresses, Women cooks, Desserts, Cooking, Cookery, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library Post-Renovation, Lo …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Interior view of the Pratt Institute Library, showing a student on the staircase. Columns and arches are also visible. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Foods - Beginning the Study …
12-Apr
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Chemistry -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Women working with chemistry equipment in "Laboratory A" of the School of Household Science and Arts at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Classrooms, Chemical laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Main Library]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Interior view of the Pratt Institute Library, showing women browsing in the stacks and reading, and several display cases. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Women, Students, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Merrill, Dana B.
[Foods - Homemaking - Kitche …
Feb-35
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Cookery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Three women in a practice kitchen ("Kitchen A") at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Kitchens, Cooking, Stoves, Baking, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Pratt Institute Free Librar …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Interior view of the Pratt Institute Library, showing students in the reading room. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Foods]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Table setting and decoration -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A set table, featuring a holiday centerpiece, dishes, silverware, and grapefruit halves with cherries, created by a Pratt Institute student in Home Economics. Keywords: Tableware, Centerpieces, Holiday decorations, Christmas decorations, Cookery (Grapefruit), Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
Merrill, Dana B.
[Millinery]
1923/1924
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Millinery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Women displaying hats from a millinery class at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Hats, Dress accessories, Women's clothing, Fashion design, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 19 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Foods - Home Economics Adva …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Cookery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute Home Economics students sampling desserts at a table. Keywords: Women, Students, Desserts, Cooking, Baking, Kitchens, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Navy Electrical Engineering …
1917
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, United States. Navy, Electricians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Training of, Classes (Groups of students)
Description A group of men in the Navy Electrical School repairing storage batteries, held in the Department of Science and Technology at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Sailors, Instructors, Professors, Military uniforms, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Foods]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Table setting and decoration -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A set table, featuring a silver coffee urn, created by a Pratt Institute student in Home Economics. Keywords: Tables, Centerpieces, Wreaths, Holiday decorations, Christmas decorations, Silver coffeepots, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Charles Pratt as a Boy]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History
Description Charles Pratt (President and grandson of the Founder of Pratt Institute) as a boy boarding a carriage in winter. On reverse: "Mr. Charles Pratt as a boy in front of house at 229 Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn (grandson of the founder)" . Keywords: Carriage, Horse.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
White
[Foods]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Cookery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A Pratt Institute Home Economics student preparing food in a practice kitchen. Signed in lower left, "White | N.Y." Keywords: Women, Students, Cooking, Kitchens, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Beidler - Viken Studios
[Charles Pratt and Ann M. Pr …
Aug. 1941
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History
Description Charles Pratt (President and grandson of the Founder of Pratt Institute) with his daughter, Ann M. Pratt Twining, on her wedding day in her gown. Keywords: Wedding dress.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 9 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Foods - Home Economics Serv …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute Home Economics students at a table, one serving dessert. Keywords: Women, Students, Cooking, Desserts, Tables, Centerpieces, Table setting and decoration, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Founder's Day]
1939
Pratt Institute
Subject Speeches, addresses, etc., American -- New York (State) -- New York, Emmanuel Baptist Church (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.), Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute Founder's Day in 1939, held at Emmanuel Baptist Church near campus, features a man on stage, with several other men and women, including Charles Pratt (grandson of the Founder). Keywords: Men, Women, Professors, Audiences, Churches, Organ pipes, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Follies]
1922
Pratt Institute
Subject Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Pratt Institute Follies, features a man in a bathtub, drinking from a jug through a long tube, below him is a sign reading "Watch us Grow | ME," which possibly stands for Mechanical Engineering, behind him are two men in drag and a crowd of spectators. On reverse: "Electrical Association | 1923 - Prattonia" and "Follies | 1922." Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Transvestism, Female impersonators, Drinking of alcoholic beverages, Audiences, Spectators, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 9 x 7 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Follies]
1922
Pratt Institute
Subject Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Pratt Institute Follies, features a woman, or man in drag, drinking from a jug through a long tube, next to a man in costume. On reverse: "Machine Construction | 1923 Prattonia" and "Follies | 1922." Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Transvestism, Female impersonators, Drinking of alcoholic beverages, Audiences, Spectators, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 9 x 7 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Peterson, H.A.
[Fountain]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Fountains -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The fountain in the Science and Technology courtyard at Pratt Institute, showing a detail of the carvings. The fountain, ca. 1600?, was a well-head of Italian marble converted into a fountain, purchased by the Pratt family in 1900. Keywords: Courtyards, Architecture, Buildings, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 18 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Fountain]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Fountains -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The fountain in the Science and Technology courtyard at Pratt Institute, with a view of the façade and entrance to the Science and Technology building, several women are sketching in the courtyard. The fountain, ca. 1600?, was a well-head of Italian marble converted into a fountain, purchased by the Pratt family in 1900. Keywords: Courtyards, Architecture, Women, Students, Drawing, Artists, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Fujihara, Tod
[Faculty Show - "April Showe …
1952
Pratt Institute
Subject College and school drama, American -- New York (State) -- New York, College teachers -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute instructors, in costume for the 1952 faculty show entitled, "April Showers." Keywords: Men, Women, Professors, Instructors, College teachers, Actors, Costumes, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 11 x 13 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Merrill, Dana B.
[DeKalb Gate]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Gates -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The gate to Pratt Institute on the corner of DeKalb Street and St. James/Hall Street (now called Hall Street Gate), showing the Main Building in the background, with partial view of the Library and South Hall, the placard on the gate states, "Pratt Institute Free Library for Public Circulation and Reference Open 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m." Written on reverse, "Gateway to the Past." Keywords: Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Physical Education, Basketb …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Basketball, Basketball players -- New York (State) -- New York
Description A Pratt Institute Men's Basketball practice, showing the coach and players circled around a chalk diagram on the floor. Keywords: Men, Students, Basketball players, College athletes, Basketball teams, College sports, Athletics, Universities and colleges, Physical education and training.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Tri-boro Photos, Inc.
[Home Economics - Evening Cl …
Feb-33
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute student fixing a lamp in the evening House Management class. On reverse: "Eve. Cl. In House Management at '220'" Keywords: Women, Students, Home repair and improvement, Tools, Lamps, Toasters, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Mr. Frederic B. Pratt, Hans …
Nov. 1933
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History
Description Frederick B. Pratt, President and son of the Founder of Pratt Institute, shaking hands with Hans Walleen, instructor in Art School, in front of Mr. Walleen's 1934 Christmas Seal design. Keywords: Men, Design.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Cookery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute Home Economics students preparing food in a practice kitchen. Keywords: Women, Students, Cooking, Baking, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[George D. Pratt]
Mar. 1934
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Boy Scouts of America -- California
Description George D. Pratt in Palm Springs, California, receiving a plaque from Major Burnham. Also present are John MacGregor, Joe Howe, and Stuart French, and two Boy Scouts from Troop 39. Keywords: Portrait, Boy Scout uniforms.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute
[Home Economics]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Flower arrangement -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Pratt Institute Home Economics student arranging flowers. Keywords: Women, Students, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[George D. Pratt]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History
Description A formal portrait of George D. Pratt.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 19 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - Practice H …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject House cleaning -- New York (State) -- New York, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute Home Economics student vacuuming in the drawing room of the Practice House. Signed in lower right, "White | N.Y." On reverse, "Lillian Backun." Keywords: Women, Students, Vacuum cleaning, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Photography]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Photography -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description A student and instructor in a photography class at Pratt Institute take light meter readings for a photograph of a sculpture. Keywords: Men, Students, Instructors, Professors, Universities and colleges, still life, cameras.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - National P …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, O'Neil, Sally, 1908-1968, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Sally O'Neil, an actress, helps a young woman from the Homemaker's Club of Pratt Institute rehearse a posture-awareness play, entitled, "Technique is Everything," in preparation for National Posture Week, May 6th - May 11th. Keywords: Women, Students, Actresses, Theater rehearsals, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Physics ]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Physics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pulleys -- Design and construction
Description A Pratt Institute student working on a pulley system in the Physics Department with a plumb line and protractor. Keywords: Men, Students, Physicists, Machinery, Simple machines, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - National P …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, O'Neil, Sally, 1908-1968, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Sally O'Neil, an actress, helps three young women from the Homemaker's Club of Pratt Institute rehearse for a posture-awareness play entitled, "Technique is Everything." The women are attempting to "reflect [the] way to sit while relaxing" [from reverse of photo]. Accompanying card states: "Caption for Photo #6: On left is Sally O'Neil, remembered in numerous Hollywood successes, who in between rehearsals of her Broadway show finds time to visit the Homemaker's Club of Pratt Institute, where rehearsals for National Posture Week, May 6th to 11th, are in progress on the posture play "Technique is Everything". to help inject humor into the scenes. She is shown going over the script with the students and telling them about the time she discovered why a line failed to draw a laugh, until she found what was wrong with her technique." Keywords: Women, Students, Actresses, Theater rehearsals, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Hygiene and Home Nursing]
1888/1935
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Home nursing -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students caring for a child during a Hygiene and Home Nursing class, while the rest of the class takes notes. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Professors, Instructors, College teachers, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Brettwise, A.J.
[Plumbing Course]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Plumbing -- Vocational guidance -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Model of an indoor plumbing system at the Pratt Institute, including a sink, toilet, and bath, and showing the underlying pipe system. Keywords: Universities and colleges, machinery, Plumbing fixtures.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Pratt Institute High School …
ca. 1894
Pratt Institute
Subject High schools -- New York (State) -- New York, High school students -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Students in the Pratt Institute High School. On reverse: W.G. McAndrew & Hannah D. Mowry." The Pratt Institute High School was originally housed in South Hall, and was a three-year co-ed program. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Staircases, High schools, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Navy Electrical School - St …
1917
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, United States. Navy, Steam engines -- Maintenance and repair -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Internal combustion engines -- Maintenance and repair -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description A group of men in the Navy Electrical School held in the Department of Science and Technology at Pratt Institute. The men are working on steam and internal combustion engines. Keywords: Men, Students, Sailors, Military uniforms, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 23 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Pratt Institute High School …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject School elections -- New York (State) -- New York, High schools -- New York (State) -- New York, High school students -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Several young men and women participating in the Pratt Institute High School Elections. The Pratt Institute High School was originally housed in South Hall, and was a three-year co-ed program. Keywords: Men, Women, Boys, Girls, Classrooms, High schools, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 14 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Swimming Pool]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Swimming pools -- New York (State) -- New York, Physical education and training -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Female swimmers at the Pratt Instute swimming pool. Keywords: Women, Students, Universities and colleges, Physical education.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Industrial Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Design, Industrial -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Automobiles -- Design and construction, Automobiles -- Drawings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Design sketch for a futuristic sports car, created by a Pratt Institute student in Industrial Design. Keywords: Automotive drafting, Mechanical drawing, Industrial design, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
Pratt Institute
[Welding]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Welding -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Pratt Institute female student working with an oxy-acetylene cutter. Keywords: Women, Students, Welders (Persons), Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Interior Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Interior decoration -- Models, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A furnished room, decorated by students in Interior Design at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Living rooms, Furniture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Class in Woodcarving Miss C …
1900
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Woodwork -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Pratt Institute students work on various projects in Miss Cunningham's wood carving class. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Classrooms, Art objects, Wood-carving, Universities and colleges, Furniture.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute
[Interior Design - Homemakin …
1939
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Interior decoration -- Models, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students arranging furniture as part of a homemaking certification course held at Frederick Loeser and Company. On reverse in ink: "Homemaking Cert. Course 1939 | Student project in Home Furnishing | at Loeser, Co. Bklyn. Student project in home furnishing at Loeser, Co. Brooklyn Keywords: Women, Students, Interior decorators, Home economics, Living rooms, Furniture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Airplane Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Airplanes -- Design and construction, Airplanes -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Pratt Institute students working on the construction of an airplane. Keywords: Men, Students, Classrooms, Instructors, Professors, Mechanical engineering, Aeronautics, Universities and colleges, Uniforms.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Interior Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Interior decoration -- Models, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A furnished room, decorated by students in Interior Design at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Dining rooms, Furniture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Anatomy]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Anatomy -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students in a classroom studying human anatomy at the Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Classrooms, Instructors, Professors, Universities and colleges, Biology.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Interior Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Interior decoration -- Models, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A furnished room, decorated by students in Interior Design at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Bedrooms, Furniture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Art Department - Applied De …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students working with paint in an applied design class at the Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Women, Classrooms, Instructors, Professors, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Interior Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Interior decoration -- Models, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A furnished room, decorated by students in Interior Design at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Living rooms, Furniture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Art]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students working in an art design class at the Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Women, Classrooms, Instructors, Professors, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Architecture: Barbara Carr' …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Architecture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Architecture students from the Pratt Institute drawing on the street in Chinatown in Manhattan. Keywords: Men, Women, Universities and colleges, New York City.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 15 x 23 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Interior Design]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Interior decoration -- Models, Interior decoration -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A furnished room, decorated by students in Interior Design at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Living rooms, Furniture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints, Student works
[Life Drawing]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Drawing -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students in an art drawing class at Pratt Institute drawing a live model, the classroom also features two large statues, one of which is a replica of the Venus de Milo, and several busts. Keywords: Men, Women, Instructors, Professors, Classrooms, Statues, Art objects, Sketching, Drawing, Artists, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Kindergarten]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Kindergarten teachers -- Training of -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A kindergarten class held at Pratt Institute, the teacher and children stand in a circle holding hands, while another woman plays a piano in the background. Keywords: Women, students, boys, girls, children, Universities and colleges, Education.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Art - Modeling]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Sculpture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students in an art modeling class at Pratt Institute creating busts from a live model. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Instructors, Professors, Classrooms, Art objects, Sculpting, Sculptors, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Kindergarten Training Class …
1894
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Kindergarten teachers -- Training of -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students participate in a Kindergarten Department Training Class. Keywords: Women, students, Universities and colleges, Education.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 14 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Art - Normal]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students in an art class at the Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Women, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Library Gates]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Gates -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Library Gates at Pratt Institute, showing the base of the flagpole in the background. Keywords: Students, Men, Women, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Interior view of the Pratt Institute Library, showing students studying at tables in a reading room. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Art - Painting]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Painting -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description Students painting still lifes of flowers in a class at the Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Instructors, Professors, Classrooms, Statues, Art objects, Painters, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Library]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Interior view of the Pratt Institute Library, showing students browsing in the stacks. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Men, Women, Students, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Erich, Jr., Fredereick Willi …
[Astral Apartment House]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Apartment houses -- New York (State) -- New York, Buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Description The Astral Apartment House, completed in 1886 at 184 Franklin Street in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, designed by architects Hugo Lamb and Charles A. Rich. The building was commissioned by Charles Pratt to provide affordable housing for his Astral Oil refinery workers. Keywords: Tenements, New York City landmarks, Historic buildings, Greenpoint historic district.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library]
Mar-64
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Interior view of the Pratt Institute Library, showing the staircase, columns, arches and ceilings. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Merrill, Dana B.
[Cafeteria]
1928
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, School lunchrooms, cafeterias, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York
Description The cafeteria at the Pratt Institute School of Household Science and Arts, with men and women dining at tables. Keywords: Men, Women, Waitresses, Restaurants, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library Museum]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Painting -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Butterflies -- Exhibitions, Museum exhibits -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A class of women in the Pratt Institute Library Museum, painting with watercolors from a butterfly exhibit. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Painting, Library exhibits, Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Barracks - Library Park]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Barracks
Description The barracks on Library Park at the Pratt Institute in winter with snow on the ground. Keyworks: Buildings, Architecture, Housing, Universities and colleges, Flagpoles.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library Park]
Oct-52
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Libraries -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Exterior view of the Pratt Institute Library and Library Park, taken from DeKalb Avenue, Main Building and South Hall are visible on the right. The Pratt Institute Library was built as a public as well as a college library, and was the first free Library in New York City. It was built by architect William B. Tubby in Victorian Renaissance revival style, with interiors by the Tiffany Decorating Company, the Romanesque-style Children's Portico was added to the children's entrance in 1912, the north porch was added in 1936 by John Mead Howells. Keywords: Library architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Cafeteria in Old Engineerin …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, School lunchrooms, cafeterias, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York
Description The cafeteria at the Pratt Institute in the old Engineering Building, with men and women dining at tables. Keywords: Men, Women, Waitresses, Restaurants, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 17 x 22 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Library School]
1897
Pratt Institute
Subject Library education -- New York (State) -- New York, Library schools -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute. Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A class in the Pratt Institute Library School. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Card catalogs, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Fairchild Aerial Surveys, In …
[Aerial Views - Pratt Instit …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc., Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Aerial views
Description Aerial view of the Pratt Institute and part of Brooklyn. Keywords: Aerial photography, Aerial photographs, Streets, Roads, Automobiles, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 18 x 23 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Cook, Alice
[Clothing - Rose Schneider]
1944
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Woman modeling a dress, designed by a student at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Leather and Tanning]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Tanneries -- New York (State) -- New York, Leatherwork -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A class in the Pratt Institute Tannery, with students working leather on machines. Keywords: Men, Students, Tanning, Leatherworking, Machinery, Factories, Classrooms, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 17 x 25 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Clothing]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Woman on a bicycle modeling a dress, designed by a student at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Women's clothing, Dresses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Machinery]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Machinery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Balances (Weighing instruments), Pratt Institute -- History
Description Student measuring weight with a balance in the Machinery Department at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Scales, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Clothing - Charles Macris]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Fashion design -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Woman being fitted for a dress, designed by a student at Pratt Institute, while an instructor looks on. Keywords: Women, Students, Fashion designers, Models (Persons), Instructors, Professors, Women's clothing, Dresses, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 20 x 14 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Machinery - Dept. Science a …
ca. 1893
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Machinery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Pratt Institute students working with a steam-operated machinery in the Department of Science and Technology. On reverse: "The First Steam Laboratory. | (The Only Equipment we had until 1897)." Keywords: Men, Students, Machine design, Classrooms, Laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 14 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Field Day - May Queen Carni …
1941/1945
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Parades -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Students participating in the May Queen Carnival during a Pratt Institute Field Day, features the May Queen and other female students carrying flowers walking through the a gate, which is decorated with balloons and streamers. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Spectators, Audiences, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 12 x 17 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Machinery]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Machinery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Student working in the Machinery Department at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Machine design, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Field Day]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation, Parades -- New York (State) -- New York
Description Students participating in a parade during a Pratt Institute Field Day, features students in constumes carrying another student wearing a crown. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Automobiles, Spectators, Audiences, Buildings, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 12 x 18 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Machinery]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Classes (Groups of students), Machinery -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- History
Description A class of students in the Machinery Department at Pratt Institute. Keywords: Men, Students, Machine design, Classrooms, Laboratories, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 19 x 24 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Field Day]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Recreation
Description Male and female students dancing during a Pratt Institute Field Day. Keywords: Women, Men, Students, Dancing, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 17 x 12 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
White
[Machinery Building]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Exterior view of the Machinery Building at Pratt Institute, with a willow tree in the foreground. The Machinery Building was built by Howells and Stokes in 1914. Signed in lower right, "White | N.Y." Keywords: Architecture, Willows, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - National P …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description A student at the Pratt Instute demonstrates incorrect posture for National Posture Week while mixing ingredients in the kitchen in a home economics class. Keywords: Women, Students, Cooking, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Schultze Studio
[Machinery Building]
ca. 1935
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Exterior view of the Machinery Building at Pratt Institute. In pencil on reverse: "Sent to New Haven Pratt Exhibit - May, 1935." The Machinery Building was built by Howells and Stokes in 1914. Keywords: Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 21 x 26 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - National P …
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description A student at the Pratt Instute demonstrates correct posture for National Posture Week while mixing ingredients in the kitchen in a home economics class. Keywords: Women, Students, Cooking, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 25 x 20 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
Pratt Institute Department o …
[Main Building]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Main Building at Pratt Institute (front view) from Ryerson Street (now Ryerson Walk), featuring the upper floors and clock tower. The Main Building was built in 1887 by Hugo Lamb and Charles A. Rich, and was the first building at Pratt Institute, constructed of brick in the Romanesque revival style. Keywords: Architecture, Tower clocks, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Jean Solenstein Homemaking …
1939
Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, O'Neil, Sally, 1908-1968
Description A Pratt Instute student demonstrates the correct posture for opening a window while Sally O'Neil, an actress, looks on. Accompanying card states: "Caption for Photo #5: "There's a scientific way to better your 'figger' in raising a window and in avoiding strain... chest up, abdomen contracted, knees bent, body close to window, and back straight. The young lady, Miss Jane Solenstein, is majoring in Home Economics at the Pratt Institute, and rehearsing a posture skit for National Posture Week, May 6th to 11th." Keywords: Women, Students, Actresses, Theater rehearsals, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 19 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Mechanical Engineering]
n.d.
Pratt Institute
Subject Mechanical engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Automobiles -- Design and construction, College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description Exterior view of the Chemistry Building and Machinery Building from Grand Avenue at Pratt Institute, in the foreground, elevated train tracks and an automobile carrying three men, an American flag, and signs stating: "Roller Bearing Belt Guide;""...Whiffenpoof Multiple Bisque Clutch;""We Use Koester's Kastoria Karbon Kicker;" and "...Kween Kar | Twin Twenty-Four | The Car of Many Regrets | No Hill too Steep ~ | No Man Too Fat ~ | Fora Kween." Keywords: Men, Students, Industrial design, Architecture, Railroads track, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 13 x 17 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Home Economics - National P …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Home economics -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York, Posture -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York
Description A student at the Pratt Instute demonstrates incorrect posture for ironing in a home conomics class for National Posture Week. Accompanying card states: "Caption for Photo #12: A student in the Homemaker's Class at Pratt Instute School of Home Economics is demonstrating to the class a position which tires back muscles very quickly, as part of National Posture Week, May 6th to 11th." Keywords: Women, Students, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 24 x 19 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Main Building]
1916/1917
Pratt Institute
Subject College buildings -- New York (State) -- New York, Pratt Institute -- Buildings, Pratt Institute -- History
Description The Main Building at Pratt Institute (side view), including a view of Ryerson Street (now Ryerson Walk), elevated train tracks, the sign for the Kings County Refrigerating Company, and the Empire State Building in the distance. The Main Building was built in 1887 by Hugo Lamb and Charles A. Rich, and was the first building at Pratt Institute, constructed of brick in the Romanesque revival style. Keywords: Streets, Railroads track, Architecture, Universities and colleges.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 26 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints
[Kindergarten - Children in …
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Pratt Institute
Subject Pratt Institute -- History, Kindergarten teachers -- Training of -- New York (State) -- New York, Classes (Groups of students)
Description A kindergarten class held at Pratt Institute, the children are in a garden wearing working clothes. A young Charles Pratt (President and grandson of the Founder of Pratt Institute) is in the foreground. Keywords: Women, Boys, Girls, Children, Universities and colleges, Education.
Format.Extent 1 photograph : b&w, 16 x 21 cm.
Format.Medium Photographic Prints