Collection Facts

176 items
Dates of Original: 
c. 1930 - 1990
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

The Village of Rockville is located in Nassau County, New York. The village was officially established in 1893. It was known as a commuter community, with the Long Island Railroad traveling from Rockville to New York City. The Rockville Centre Public Library officially opened its doors in 1882 and has been used for student education, community events, and to house special collection of historical value for Rockville Centre.

Scope of Collection

This collection contains videos and photographs sharing the history and events surrounding the Rockville Centre Public Library.