Highlights from the Collection

This exhibit features highlights from the collection focusing on four influential and powerful men: Henry C. Frick, George Washington, Frederick Childe Hassam, and Henri Matisse. On the main exhibit page, select a name to explore documents from both the Gilded Age project and NYARC institutional collections that relate to each historical figure.


"Documenting the Gilded Age: New York City Exhibitions at the Turn of the 20th Century", a collaborative project of The Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives and the Frick Art Reference Library, was supported in part by funds from the Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO) through the New York State Regional Bibliographic Databases Program.