Collection Facts

Extent: 
3 items
Dates of Original: 
c.1903
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

Huntington Public Library’s Long Island Scrapbooks were compiled by Dr. Theodore Lyman Frost. The Board of Trustees of the Huntington Public Library elected Assistant Librarian Dr. Theodore Lyman Frost to start work on October 1, 1929 to prepare the book collection for the Huntington Station Branch of the library.

Scope of Collection

The collection consists of historic scrapbooks on a variety of subjects taken from the Huntington Public Library. Clippings contain drawings and photos of early 20th Century inns, homesteads, and industry.