Repositories

Adirondack Experience

Adirondack Experience

PO Box 99
Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812, United States
The Adirondack Experience collects and interprets objects that represent the lives of Adirondack visitors and residents. Opened in 1957 in the heart of the Adirondack Park, it encompasses 23 buildings on 121 acres and is the largest cultural organization in New York’s North Country. The Experience’s research library collections include books, manuscripts, government documents, maps, atlases, serials, microfilms, ephemera, and audio recordings relating to the history and culture of the Adirondack Mountains and northern New York State.
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Albany Institute of History & Art

Albany Institute of History & Art

125 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12210, United States
The Albany Institute of History & Art Library is a non-circulating research library with collections related to the art, history, and culture of the upper Hudson Valley of New York. Collections include manuscript materials, photographs, maps, rare books, and other collections dating from the seventeenth century to the present.
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American Jewish Historical Society

American Jewish Historical Society

Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011, United States
212-294-8350
The American Jewish Historical Society is the oldest ethnic, cultural archive in the United States. AJHS provides access to more than 30 million documents and 50,000 books, photographs, art and artifacts that reflect the history of the Jewish presence in the United States from 1654 to the present.
9 collections
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American Numismatic Society

American Numismatic Society

75 Varick Street, 11th floor
New York, NY 10013, United States
The mission of the Archives is to serve as a centralized resource for historical information about the Society and as a repository for the important archival materials it acquires. Records housed in the ANS Archives document the history and development of the Society, its collections, exhibitions, and programs, as well as the contributions of individuals and groups associated with the Society — they are unique and irreplaceable assets.
157 collections
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Bard College Archives

Bard College Archives

Stevenson Library
1 Library Road
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504, United States
Bard College Archives & Special Collections collects, preserves and makes available materials in a variety of formats relating to the intellectual and social history of Bard College and its surrounding communities.
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Bronxville History Center

Bronxville History Center

201 Pondfield Rd. Bronxville
Bronxville, NY 10708, United States
The Bronxville History Center, located in the lower level of the Bronxville Public Library, is the Village of Bronxville’s repository of personal and organizational historical materials—personal papers, organizational records, photographs, newspapers, maps, books, artifacts, and other items—relating to Bronxville’s history.
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Burchfield Penney Art Center

Burchfield Penney Art Center

1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222, United States
The Archives at the Burchfield Penney Art Center contains significant (and in some cases, the most comprehensive) records on the arts and artists of Western New York.
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Canisius College, Rev. J. Clayton Murray, S.J. Archives & Special Collections

Canisius College, Rev. J. Clayton Murray, S.J. Archives & Special Collections

Andrew L. Bouwhuis, S.J. Library
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208, United States
The Rev. J. Clayton Murray, S.J. Archives serves as the institutional memory of Canisius College, founded in 1870 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in Buffalo, NY. Archives identify, acquire and maintain historic records that chronicle the development of the College, and ensure an accurate, well- maintained record of decisions that impact its history. Special Collections contain unique and rare items including books, manuscripts and collections related to the history of Canisius, Jesuits and local and regional history of western New York. Additions to the collection relate to the disciplines or special interests of the College, and local organizations with similar interests.
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Center for Brooklyn History

Center for Brooklyn History

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
The Center for Brooklyn History is your source for 33,000 books, 1,600 archival collections, 1,200 oral history interviews, 50,000 photographs, 2,000 maps, 8,000 artifacts, and 300 paintings that document the commercial, residential, community, and civic development of Brooklyn.
10 collections
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Center for Inquiry Libraries

Center for Inquiry Libraries

3965 Rensch Road
P.O. Box 741
Amherst, NY 14228, United States
The Archives at the Center for Inquiry Libraries (CFI Libraries) contain materials that relate to scientific skepticism. The business papers of the Center for Inquiry, the Council for Secular Humanism, the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, and the Richard Dawkins Foundation reside in our Amherst, NY offices. Additionally, historical papers from such luminaries as Thornton Page, Patrick Romanell, Martin Gardner, and Martin Orne are part of these archives. A collection of materials relating to the “Memory Wars” of the late 20th Century are part of the False Memory Syndrome Foundation Archives, and the collection of materials from Mark Pendergrast.
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Center for Jewish History

Center for Jewish History

Leo Baeck Institute
Center for Jewish History
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011, United States
The Center for Jewish History serves as a collaborative home for the American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. The archival collections held at the Center for Jewish History constitute the world’s most comprehensive documentation of the modern Jewish experience outside of Israel, with more than five linear miles of papers, publications, recordings, films, and photographs, and over 60 terabytes of digital assets.
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Colgate University

Colgate University

Case Library
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346, United States
315-228-6175
Special Collections & University Archives houses Colgate's literary manuscripts, rare books, written materials of unique value, and collections that relate to the history of the University. The University Archives serves as the official repository for the records of the university's administrative and academic departments.
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College of Saint Rose

College of Saint Rose

432 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203, United States
1-800-637-8556
The College of Saint Rose Archives and Special Collections (Archives) appraises, collects, describes, preserves, and makes available the non-current, official records of the College and materials by and about persons affiliated with the College which have legal, administrative, or historical value.
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Columbia University Medical Center

Columbia University Medical Center

630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032, United States
Archives & Special Collections in the Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library collects, preserves, organizes, and makes available rare and unique materials documenting the history of the Columbia University Irving Medical Center along with the health sciences in general.
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Columbia University: Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library

Columbia University: Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library

300 Avery Hall
1172 Amsterdam Avenue M.C. 0301
New York, NY 10027, United States
Located in Avery Hall, the Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library collects books and periodicals in architecture, historic preservation, art history, painting, sculpture, graphic arts, decorative arts, city planning, real estate, and archaeology. The Library contains more than 250,000 volumes and receives approximately 1,500 periodicals.
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Columbia University: Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Columbia University: Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Union Theological Seminary
3041 Broadway
New York, NY 10027, United States
Located on the campus of Union Theological Seminary, the Burke Library is the largest theological library in the western hemisphere, containing rich collections for theological study and research. With holdings of over 700,000 items, the Library is recognized as one of the premier libraries in its field and includes extensive holdings of unique and special materials.
471 collections
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Columbia University: C.V. Starr East Asian Library

Columbia University: C.V. Starr East Asian Library

300 Kent Hall 1140 Amsterdam Ave
M.C. 3901
New York, NY 10027, United States
Located in Kent Hall, the C. V. Starr East Asian Library is one of the major collections for the study of East Asia in the United States, with nearly 750,000 volumes of Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Tibetan, Mongol, Manchu, and Western-language materials and over 5,000 periodical titles.
25 collections
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Columbia University: Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Columbia University: Rare Book & Manuscript Library

6th Floor East Butler Library
535 West 114th St.
New York, NY 10027, United States
Located in Butler Library, the Rare Book & Manuscript Library (RBML) is Columbia’s principal repository for rare and unique materials, with holdings that span four thousand years of recorded knowledge, from cuneiform tablets to early printed books and born-digital archives. Each year RBML welcomes thousands of researchers and visitors to their reading room, exhibitions, programs, and classrooms.
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Crouse Hospital

Crouse Hospital

736 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210, United States
Crouse Health Library manages a repository of historic materials documenting the history of Crouse Hospital and its precursors, Syracuse Hospital for Women & Children, Syracuse Memorial Hospital and Crouse-Irving Memorial Hospital and their affiliated nursing schools. Items in our collection include minutes, official publications, nursing uniforms, photographs and artifacts spanning the period of the hospital’s founding in 1887 to the present.
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Elmira College

Elmira College

Gannett-Tripp Library
One Park Place
Elmira, NY 14901, United States
The Elmira College Archives serves as the repository for the permanent records of the college and includes college publications, photographs, audiovisual materials, theses, faculty publications, memorabilia and materials that document all aspects of campus life.
20 collections
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Elting Memorial Library

Elting Memorial Library

93 Main Street
New Paltz, NY 12561, United States
The Haviland-Heidgerd Historical Collection holds primary source material and published works relating to the Hudson Valley. Its strongest focus is on the town and village of New Paltz.
3 collections
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Erie Canal Museum

Erie Canal Museum

318 Erie Boulevard East
Syracuse, NY 13202, United States
The Museum collects printed and manuscript materials, maps, photographs, motion picture film, digital materials, video and audio recordings (such as oral histories), paintings, artifacts and other items which deal with the Enlarged Erie Canal, the Old Erie Canal, the New York State Barge Canal, the lateral canals, and the pre-Erie Canals of New York State.
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Fenimore Art Museum

Fenimore Art Museum

5798 State Highway 80
Cooperstown, NY 13326, United States
The Research Library supplements the diverse and world renowned collections at Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum. Our broad focus includes New York State with an emphasis on Otsego and nearby counties, American, and Native American history, art, and material culture. The Library’s Special Collections include rare books, manuscripts and archival collections, trade catalogs, pamphlets, broadsides, and ephemera.
55 collections
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Frick Art Reference Library

Frick Art Reference Library

10 E 71st St
New York, NY 10021, United States
(212) 547-0641
The Frick Art Reference Library provides public access to materials and programs focused on the study of fine and decorative arts created in the Western tradition from the fourth to the mid-twentieth century. It serves an international research community and supports institutional initiatives.
9 collections
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General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York

General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York

20 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036, United States
The Library has more than 100,000 volumes of fiction, non-fiction, trade, and technical-related research materials. The collection represents the importance placed on a broad education and illustrates urban work history. As the second-oldest continuously operating library in New York City, the wealth of older books makes the library an excellent research facility. Its archives date back to 1785.
1 collection
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George Eastman Museum

George Eastman Museum

900 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607, United States
585-271-3361
Library Special Collections and Archives comprise manuscripts, papers, and ephemera, including those of Alvin Langdon Coburn, Lewis W. Hine, Zelda Mackay, Southworth and Hawes, and Edward Steichen, among other photographers, collectors, and inventors.
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Hartwick College

Hartwick College

P.O. Box 4022
Oneonta, NY 13820, United States
607-431-4000
The College Archives was officially established in 1973 and exists primarily to collect and preserve materials that reflect the biography of John Christopher Hartwick and the educational institutions bearing his name – Hartwick Seminary, Hartwick Academy and Hartwick College. In addition, the Archives houses over thirty special collections.
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Historic Geneva

Historic Geneva

Geneva History Museum
543 South Main Street
Geneva, NY 14456, United States
The Archives consists of the two-dimensional paper portion of our collection. We have 1,300 cubic feet of archives material, which includes 50,000 images. Geneva’s stories are captured in letters, diaries, ledgers and minute books, and photographs. Inventory of our material is ongoing, please contact us or visit our website for further information.
44 collections
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Historic Huguenot Street

Historic Huguenot Street

88 Huguenot St
New Paltz, NY 12561, United States
The Schoonmaker Research Library is devoted primarily to the mission of Historic Huguenot Street and to local history and genealogy of the settling of New Paltz and surrounding areas of the Hudson Valley. This includes people from the low countries of Europe, including French-speaking and Dutch families, the Lenape, and African Americans. Our collection consists of family genealogies; church and cemetery records; municipal and county histories; publications relating to Huguenot, Walloon, and Dutch ancestry; religious history of the Huguenots and Calvinists; and culture of the Hudson Valley. In addition to our Library, Historic Huguenot Street has an archival collection. Our Archives focus primarily on the history of New Paltz.
4 collections
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Hudson Area Library

Hudson Area Library

51 N. 5th Street
Hudson, NY 12534, United States
Hudson Area Library contains a variety of primary and secondary sources including rare documents and photographs, books, maps, oral histories, and other memorabilia of the City of Hudson beginning with the first settlement to the present. Additionally, there are sources pertaining to the history of Columbia County and New York State.
4 collections
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Hudson River Maritime Museum

Hudson River Maritime Museum

50 Rondout Landing
Kingston, NY 12401, United States
Located on the historic Rondout waterfront in Kingston, New York, the Hudson River Maritime Museum was established in 1979 and is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the maritime history of the Hudson River, its tributaries, and related industries.
2 collections
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Huntington Town Clerk Archives

Huntington Town Clerk Archives

100 Main Street
Huntington, NY 11743, United States
The archives houses 1,295.50 linear feet of permanent records documenting the Town's establishment and growth. The manuscript collection consists of 193 volumes, 200 maps/drawings and 55 linear feet of material dating back to 1653, the founding date of the Town. It includes records such as Indian deeds and patents, chattel mortgages, thatch and underwater leases, highway records, town accounts and assessment/tax records, documents pertaining to the Revolutionary Era and the Civil War, Trustee records, Overseers of the Poor records, town records referring to the origination and functions of town government, court records dealing with all aspects of life since the establishment of the Town, vital statistics, as well as records pertaining to elections, schools, and manumission of slaves.
1 collection
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Jefferson Community College

Jefferson Community College

1220 Coffeen Street
Watertown, NY 13601, United States
888-435-6522
1 collection
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Keene Valley Library Archives

Keene Valley Library Archives

1796 Rte 73
Keene Valley, NY 12943, United States
The collection of the Archives of the Keene Valley Library includes more than 6000 photographs and negatives, manuscripts, books, oral history recordings, obituary and cemetery records relating to the Keene area of the Adirondack Mountains in Northern New York.
3 collections
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Lorenzo State Historic Site

Lorenzo State Historic Site

South Cottage
17 Rippleton Road
Cazenovia, NY 13035, United States
Over decades, Friends of Lorenzo has played a key role in the preservation and promotion of Lorenzo's treasures. Its archives and collections, covering 160 years of history as seen through one family, consists of more than 200,000 documents and 50,000 objects. The documents and objects at Lorenzo comprise the most extensive collection held within the NY State Historic Site System.
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Marist College

Marist College

3399 North Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, United States
The Archives and Special Collections, located in the James A. Cannavino Library, holds research and primary resource materials. The strength and focus of our collections are in areas that reflect and support the teaching and research needs of students, faculty, staff, and researchers in the Marist Community.
53 collections
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Medaille College

Medaille College

18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214, United States
(716) 880-2000
1 collection
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Metropolitan Museum of Art

Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028, United States
212-535-7710
The objective of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Archives is to collect, organize, and preserve in perpetuity the corporate records and official correspondence of the Museum, to make the collection accessible and provide research support, and to further an informed and enduring understanding of the Museum's history. Archives holdings include Board of Trustees records, legal documents, Museum publications, office files of selected Museum staff, architectural drawings, press clippings, and ephemera.
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Museum of Innovation and Science

Museum of Innovation and Science

15 Nott Terrace Heights
Schenectady, NY 12308, United States
miSci, the Museum of Innovation and Science, is a dynamic destination which celebrates science, invention, and imagination. miSci explores the area's rich technological heritage, with some of the region's finest interactive exhibits and a research archive. The miSci Archives contains manuscript collections, photographs, trade literature, and other materials relating to the history of General Electric and the impact of innovation in electricity and electronics on communication, food preparation, transportation, power generation, and medical imaging.
18 collections
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Museum of Modern Art

Museum of Modern Art

11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019, United States
(212) 708-9433
The Museum of Modern Art Archives is an internationally recognized research center for modern and contemporary art. The Archives collects, preserves, and makes accessible nearly 90 years’ worth of the Museum’s historical records, 40 years’ worth of MoMA PS1 records, and other primary source documents concerning art and cultural history in the 20th and 21st centuries, including private archives and papers of artists, galleries, dealers, art historians, critics, and others.
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Network of Religious Communities

Network of Religious Communities

1272 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14209, United States
The Network of Religious Communities(NRC) is an ecumenical, interfaith nonprofit organization with roots back to 1857. The archives contains minutes of the predecessor organizations along with directories, annual reports, newsletters, media, social justice projects and more. The current goal of working together for justice, peace and the common good in our region and in our world along with the historical interests in educating children and adults make this collection timely for all readers and researchers.
7 collections
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New York Public Library

New York Public Library

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue & 42nd Street
New York, NY 10018, United States
917-ASK-NYPL
The New York Public Library holds nearly 10,000 archival and manuscript collections comprising over 50,000 linear feet of material in nearly every format imaginable. They preserve evidence (often unique and unpublished) of human activity and achievement that forms a basis for the study of political, social, economic, and cultural history.
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Niagara County History Center

Niagara County History Center

215 Niagara St.
Lockport, NY 14094, United States
The Niagara County Historical Society Complex presents a glimpse of area life in Niagara County over the last 175 years. The Society provides educational opportunities through multi-media programs, written publications, and museum tours while maintaining an archives and artifact collection.
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Onondaga Community College

Onondaga Community College

4585 West Seneca Turnpike
Syracuse, NY 13215, United States
With its staff of knowledgeable librarians and through its extensive print and non-print collections of materials in subject areas of interest to students in all curricula, Sidney B. Coulter Library is a major learning resource for the college and a hub of self-directed learning. Coulter Library has a collection of more than 100,000 items, including books, periodicals and periodical indexes, multimedia materials, pamphlet files, and special collections of local and state history.
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Oskar Diethelm Library

Oskar Diethelm Library

DeWitt Wallace Institute of Psychiatry: History, Policy and the Arts
Weill Cornell Medical College
525 East 68th Street, Box 140
New York, NY 10065, United States
Founded in 1936, the Oskar Diethelm Library houses, preserves, and provides access to printed books and serials, archives and manuscripts, photographs, prints, sound and video recordings, and other ephemera and is part of Weill Cornell Medical College's DeWitt Wallace Institute of Psychiatry: History, Policy, & the Arts. The library’s rare book collection contains approximately 35,000 titles dating back to the 15th century dealing with psychiatry, psychology, psychoanalysis, mesmerism, spiritualism, phrenology, witchcraft and related topics. World-renowned individuals and organizations are also represented in the approximately 1500 linear feet of archives, including Donald W. Winnicott, Thomas Salmon, and the American Psychoanalytic Association.
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Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology

One Lomb Memorial Dr.
Rochester, NY 14623, United States
RIT maintains archival collections of historically valuable records of the University. A broad range of materials, from presidential papers and departmental records to photographs and art works document RIT's history since 1829. The collections provide a view into the university's unique role as an educational institution and reveal RIT's significant part in the story of Rochester's growth.
3 collections
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Rochester Museum & Science Center

Rochester Museum & Science Center

Schuyler C. Townson Library
657 East Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607, United States
The Archives (60,000 documents) comprise manuscripts, ephemera, documents, prints, and maps.
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Rockefeller Archive Center

Rockefeller Archive Center

15 Dayton Avenue
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591, United States
The Rockefeller Archive Center is a repository of historical materials and a research center dedicated to the study of philanthropy and the many domains touched by American foundations, individual donors, and the civil society organizations they support. It was established in 1974 initially to gather, preserve, and make accessible the records of the Rockefeller family and their far-reaching philanthropic endeavors, such as the Rockefeller Foundation, and Rockefeller Brothers Fund. The Archive Center today holds the archives of major foundations, cultural organizations, research institutions, and many individuals associated with these organizations.
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Russian History Museum

Russian History Museum

1407 Robinson Road
Jordanville, NY 13361, United States
The archival collection, measuring 450 linear feet, contain documents dealing with the history of the Russian emigration as well as materials from Imperial Russia. These include papers relating to the activities of political, military, and social organizations; the correspondence of various prominent Russian intellectuals; the correspondence of notable leaders of the Orthodox Church; and several collections containing photographic material that documents life in pre-revolutionary Russia and the Russian diaspora.
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Saratoga Springs Public Library

Saratoga Springs Public Library

49 Henry Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, United States
The Saratoga Room of the Saratoga Springs Public Library houses the largest collection of materials related to the City of Saratoga Springs.
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Schenectady County Historical Society

Schenectady County Historical Society

32 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305, United States
The Schenectady County Historical Society is a private, not-for-profit organization with the mission to share stories, inspire dialogue, and encourage understanding of the history, people, and cultures of Schenectady County. SCHS brings to life the region’s dynamic history through interactive exhibits, education programs, and community events for all audiences at the Mabee Farm Historic Site, the Grems-Doolittle Library, the Schenectady History Museum, and Brouwer House Creative. The Grems-Doolittle Library is home to a substantial collection of books and periodicals, photographs, maps, newspaper clippings and surname files, archival collections, and maps pertaining to Schenectady County’s history. Our library and archival collections are strong in the early colonial history of the area, mainly in the 17th and 18th century, and genealogical resources.
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Southeastern NY

Southeastern NY

21 S Elting Corners RD
Highland, NY 12528, United States
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St. Lawrence County Historical Association

St. Lawrence County Historical Association

3 East Main St
Canton, NY 13617, United States
The St. Lawrence County Historical Association is a not-for-profit membership organization and museum which serves as an educational resource for the use and benefit of the citizens of St. Lawrence County and others interested in the County's history and traditions. The Association collects and preserves archival material and artifacts pertinent to the County's history.
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State University of New York at Albany

State University of New York at Albany

M. E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives
Science Library 350
1400 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12222, United States
The M. E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, collects, preserves, provides access to, and encourages use of the University Libraries' unique manuscript and archival materials. Major collecting areas include the New York State Modern Political Archive, the National Death Penalty Archive, the German and Jewish Intellectual Émigré Collection, and permanent records of the University at Albany, SUNY. While the materials held within Special Collections and Archives do not circulate, we are open to the public and anyone is welcome to visit and view the collections in our reading room or contact us for assistance. We are located on the third floor of the Science Library on the Uptown Campus.
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State University of New York at Buffalo. Music Library

State University of New York at Buffalo. Music Library

112 Baird Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
The history of music at the University at Buffalo is documented through several archival collections, including programs and clippings generated by Music Department events, audio recordings of concerts and lectures dating back to 1956, and personal archival collections of several music faculty members. Visual documentation includes extensive collections of photographs of local events as well as a large collection of flyers and posters.
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State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives

State University of New York at Buffalo. University Archives

420 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
The UB Archives houses the historically valuable records of the State University of New York at Buffalo and its predecessor, the University of Buffalo (1846-1962). The Archives collects, organizes and maintains the records of UB academic departments and administrative offices, along with all university and student publications. The Archives also collects the private papers of administrators, faculty members and other individuals associated with UB.
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State University of New York at Fredonia

State University of New York at Fredonia

Daniel A. Reed Library
Archives & Special Collections
280 Central Ave.
Fredonia, NY 14063, United States
The Special Collections & Archives Division of SUNY Fredonia's Daniel A. Reed Library houses numerous collections with a subject focus on Local & Regional History, Stefan Zweig, Sigurd Rascher, and University History and a material focus on correspondence, ephemera, and rare books.
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State University of New York at Oswego

State University of New York at Oswego

Penfield Library
7060 State Route 104
Oswego, NY 13126, United States
Penfield Library Archives and Special Collections Department is at the heart of teaching and learning at SUNY Oswego. The College Archives was established to preserve, maintain and foster an appreciation of the history and enduring value of SUNY Oswego. The Archives is comprised of historical records and documents of administrators, Departments, faculty, staff and students. Special Collections' local history collection includes material that focuses on the historical, political and cultural heritage of Oswego County or the surrounding Central New York region.
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State University of New York at Plattsburgh

State University of New York at Plattsburgh

Feinberg Library
132 Feinberg
2 Draper Avenue
Plattsburgh, NY 12901, United States
Our collection focuses primarily on Plattsburgh, N.Y. and Clinton County, and the Adirondack and Champlain Valley regions. We collect monographs, periodicals, pamphlets and other ephemera, audio and video materials, photographs, maps, and manuscripts. Special Collections also contains the SUNY Plattsburgh College Archives, the SUNY Plattsburgh thesis collection, a small collection of rare books, and the Rockwell Kent Collection.
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State University of New York, College at Buffalo

State University of New York, College at Buffalo

E. H. Butler Library
Room 214
1300 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14222, United States
The Archives & Special Collection Department of SUNY Buffalo State was established in 1975 and houses a growing vibrant collection of primary and secondary source materials available to faculty, students, and the public. Our collections include various college publications, scrapbooks, speeches, memorabilia, photographs, college annual reports, budgets, and statistics starting in 1860 and stretching to the present.
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State University of New York, College at New Paltz

State University of New York, College at New Paltz

Sojourner Truth Library
300 Hawk Drive
New Paltz, NY 12561, United States
Special Collections of the Sojourner Truth Library collects unique, unusual, or rare materials that support instruction and independent study for students, faculty and residents of the surrounding communities. The Special Collection contains over 5,500 volumes plus materials reflecting the history of SUNY New Paltz and the surrounding region. The College History Collection includes over 300 cubic feet of archival and manuscript materials as well as a collection of hundreds of photographs and negatives.
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State University of New York, Upstate Medical University

State University of New York, Upstate Medical University

766 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210, United States
Archives & Special Collections is Upstate Medical University’s only repository for archival, and rare printed and 3-dimensional materials, making it an invaluable resource for faculty and students, and visiting researchers interested in the history of medicine and science. We welcome researchers year-round.<br /> <br /> The Archival holdings currently include more than 2000 linear feet of records relating to Upstate Medical University and it's predecessor institutions, Geneva College of Medicine (1834-1871) and Syracuse University College of Medicine (1872-1949). Finding aids have been made available online to assist researchers in using collections that have been processed.
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Staten Island Museum

Staten Island Museum

Building A
1000 Richmond Terrace
Staten Island, NY 10301, United States
The Staten Island Museum’s permanent collections contain natural science specimens, archival records, and works of art and design, which represent Staten Island’s natural and cultural history across time. The Natural Science collections represent an irreplaceable record of what animal and plant species have existed on Staten Island, both historically and currently. The Art collections contain fine art, design, and material culture spanning antiquity through the 21st century. The History collections contain artifacts and documents that relate to the tribes, individuals, and organizations that have shaped Staten Island.
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Syracuse University

Syracuse University

Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse University Libraries
Bird Library, Room 600
Syracuse, NY 13244, United States
The Syracuse University Archives is dedicated to preserving records that document the history, organization, policies, activities, and people of the University, and making those records available to researchers.
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Syracuse University College of Law

Syracuse University College of Law

Dineen Hall
950 Irving Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244, United States
The Syracuse University College of Law Library promotes and serves the educational and research needs of the Syracuse University College of Law, the University, and the community at large. It creates, develops, and supports appropriate services, resources, and facilities; promotes the dissemination of information and the creation of knowledge; and serves as a gateway to information sources beyond the scope of its collections.
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The Buffalo History Museum

The Buffalo History Museum

1 Museum Court
Bufalo, NY 14216, United States
The Buffalo History Museum has been Western New York's premier historical organization since 1862. We are the keepers of the authentic stories that make our community unique. Our collections, exhibits, and programs tell the stories of the people, events, and movements that demonstrate Western New York's essential place in shaping American history.
49 collections
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The New School Archives and Special Collections

The New School Archives and Special Collections

66 Fifth Avenue
Room N102
New York, NY 10011, United States
The New School Archives and Special Collections provides primary source materials that document the histories of all divisions of The New School, as well as work created by its extended community. The Archives also holds material not directly connected to New School history, with particular strengths in 20th-century fashion, interior, and graphic design practices.
367 collections
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University of Rochester

University of Rochester

Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
755 Library Road
Rochester, NY 14627, United States
The Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation department at the University of Rochester includes the holdings of the special collections and the university archives. The manuscript collections include historical topics particular to Rochester, N.Y., women's rights and the suffrage movement, horticulture, and architecture. Literary manuscript collections and university-related collections are also included. Approximately one-thousand collections have been processed and described.
5 collections
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Wells College

Wells College

170 Main St
Aurora, NY 13026, United States
The Wells College Archives, located on the third floor of the Louis Jefferson Long Library, houses material documenting the history of Wells College from 1868 to the present. In addition to many collections, the Archives is also home to a growing collection of senior theses.
30 collections
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White Plains Public Library

White Plains Public Library

100 Martine Ave.
White Plains, NY 10601, United States
White Plains Public Library has a rich set of materials relevant to the local history of White Plains and beyond. The collection includes books, photographs, maps, oral histories, pamphlets, clippings, and ephemera that help us understand the past in White Plains and build a richer context for our own time.
1 collection
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