Collections

Albion Winegar Tourgee Collection
Albion W. Tourgee (1838 - 1905) was a Civil War veteran, politician, and lawyer. He played a pivotal role in the Plessy v. Ferguson case and was a pioneering civil rights activist. This collection includes his correspondence, as well as legal documents, articles, and photographs.
Bayle's Pamphlets
Historical pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and fliers detailing the early history of Long Island.
Brentwood Historical Collection
History books on Brentwood and Long Island, NY.
Emily Howland Papers
Items from the personal papers and library of abolitionist, suffragist, and peace activist Emily Howland, including her collection of political pamphlets, posters, and program documents.
MMSCL., Books and Documents
Documents pertaining to the history, significant locations, and events primarily within the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley communities.
Ward Manor

Historic photographs documenting activities and experiences at Ward Manor.

William Smith College History Collection
Originally founded as two separate colleges – Hobart College in 1822 and William Smith College in 1908 – Hobart and William Smith Colleges enjoy a rich and unique history that spans nearly 200 years on Seneca Lake.
Willsborough Town Book
This collection consists of the Willisborough Town Book, beginning on the 8th day of 1786.