Collection ID: 2006.2.17

Collection context

Summary

Abstract:
The Schenectady City Politics Scrapbooks are comprised of newspaper clippings regarding Schenectady city politics, including coverage of elections, politicians, city government, and political organizations. The clippings cover the period between 1909 and 1911. The creator is unknown.
Extent:
3 binders and 1 linear foot
Language:
English

Background

Scope and Content:

The Schenectady City Politics Scrapbooks are comprised of newspaper clippings regarding Schenectady city politics, including coverage of mayoral races, Common Council races, the activities of the mayor, the city budget, activities of local political parties, activities of local organizations and charities, city offices, the city physician and public health, infrastructure projects, conferences, etc. The scrapbooks include a great deal of material regarding Dr. Charles C. Duryee’s tenure as mayor.

Acquisition information:
Found in collection; acquired prior to 2006 from unknown source.
Arrangement:

The collection has been maintained in its original order. Articles are listed in the inventory by headline title with the volume number and the page numbers.

Rules or conventions:
Describing Archives: a Content Standard

Access

RESTRICTIONS:

Access to this collection is unrestricted.

TERMS OF ACCESS:

Use of this collection is unrestricted.

LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
32 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305, United States
CONTACT:
518 374 0263