Collection Facts

39 items
Dates of Original: 
c. 1900 - 1950
Collection Owner:
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

Union College, located in Schenectady, New York, is a private liberal arts college. It was founded in 1795 and was originally an all-men’s college. In 1970, Union College became co-educational. Schenectady is located outside of Albany. The city is known for its vast amount of historical architecture.

Scope of Collection

This collection contains postcards of the Union College campus and its vicinity,with a particular emphasis on scenes and buildings in the city of Schenectady.