Collections

Adirondack Map Collection
The vast Adirondack Mountains were one of New York State’s last untamed wilderness regions, and historical maps tell the story of how this area was explored, charted, developed and settled from the 1700s through the present day.
Atlas of the Hudson River Valley from New York City to Troy

Historic maps detailing land ownership, structures, businesses, and bodies of water from New York City to Troy.

Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority Report Maps
Maps selected from the 1935 Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority Report.
The College of Saint Rose Archives - Map Collection
This collection contains maps of the College of Saint Rose campus from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Colonie New York Cemetery Collection
The Colonie New York Cemetery Collection is composed of documents and photographs related to the smaller cemeteries in the Colonie-area.
Combination Atlas Map of Rockland County, New York

Maps, lithographs, and directories from the 1876 atlas published by the F. A. Davis Company.

County Atlas of Sullivan New York

This collection includes the 1875 Beers Atlas of Sullivan County, New York.

County Atlas of Ulster New York

Maps, lithographs, and directories from the 1875 Beers atlas of Ulster County.

Emporium Forestry Company Maps
The Emporium Lumber Company was originally formed in 1892 in Pennsylvania and was dissolved in 1950. The success of the company led to expansion in New York State.
Finch, Pruyn and Company Maps
Finch, Pruyn and Company was founded in 1865 when Jeremiah and Daniel Finch, along with Samuel Pruyn, purchased the Glens Falls Company mill in Glens Falls, New York. The company was incorporated in 1900 and paper production began in 1905 and still continues to this day.
Heermance Memorial Library Digital Collection
Historical maps of towns located in Greene County, NY.
Holland Land Company Maps
A collection of late 18th century and early 19th century maps, particularly of Western New York and Pennsylvania, created for the Holland Land Company.
Huntington Historical Maps
Historical maps showing land purchases and boundaries in the Town of Huntington.
Ken Spooner Collection
Photographs, maps, and postcards documenting the history of Mastic Beach, NY.
Local History Room Map Collection

Oversized maps related to the Town of Tuxedo and Orange County.

Economic and geologic map of the State of New York showing the location of its mineral deposits

This collection of maps comes from the MacIntyre Iron Company, which operated at the Tahawus mines near Newcomb, NY.

Madison County Atlases
An atlas of Madison County, New York published by Alexander Pomeroy in 1875.
Map Collection
This collection contains a map of Sacandaga Park in 1905.
Miner Institute Blueprints and Maps Collection
Heart's Delight Farm in Chazy, New York was a state-of-the-art farm in the early 20th century. This collection includes blueprints and maps depicting the farm and its buildings.
MMSCL., Maps
Historical maps from Mastic, Mastic Beach, Shirley, Brookhaven, and Moriches communities on Long Island
Montauk Land Use and Development
Historic photographs and maps showing land development in Montauk.
New York to Paris Race
Materials relating to Thomas Flyer automobiles and the New York to Paris Race in the early 20th century.
Atlas plate of East Northport, New York

Historical maps of the Northport-East Northport community.

Orange County Atlas Collection

This collection includes the F.W. Beers County Atlas of Orange County (1875) and the A.H. Muller Atlas of Orange County (1903).

Pearson Street Books
The Pearson Street Books consist of four volumes of notes and sketched maps created by Jonathan Pearson, city historian, about property ownership in the city of Schenectady, New York from the 1660s through the mid-nineteenth century.