Collections

Gar Wood Collection
Gar Wood was a successful speedboat racer and business owner. This collection relates to his racing career and his business,GarWood Industries, which specialized in building motorboats.
Garden City General Collection
Items of local historic Interest from the collections of residents and other sources
Gayer Collection
Historic glass and film negatives, prints, and postcards documenting life along New York State’s canals, including the Erie Canal, Black River Canal, and Champlain Canal from the collection of Albert Gayer.
GE Research Lab Photographs
This collection contains images documenting the inventors and inventions of the GE Research Laboratory from 1900 - 1990.
General Electric Historical Documents
The collection features text documents highlighting the history of General Electric and its founders.
General Electric Photographs
This collection contains General Electric publicity photographs taken between 1880 - 1970.
Geneva Historical Society Postcard Collection
A collection of postcards depicting Geneva, New York during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Geneva Public Library Digital Collection
Photographs relating to the history and development of Geneva, New York in the 19th and 20th centuries.
The [George Nathan] Newman Collection of Photographs of Vanished and Vanishing Buffalo
Photographs of Buffalo and Western New York during the 19th and early 20th centuries collected by George Nathan Newman.
Glass Workers Oral Histories
This collection of oral histories focuses on the impact of glass in Corning, NY, and around the world.
Glen Cove Public Library Photograph Collection
Photographs and descriptions of buildings in Glen Cove, Long Island.
Glens Falls Feeder Canal
This collection contains items that share the history of the Feeder Canal and the people involved.
Gold Coast Historic Photographs
Historic photographs of Glenwood Landing, NY.
Gold Coast Historic Postcards
Historic postcards from Long Island’s Gold Coast.
Gold Coast Historical Collection
Architectural renderings, advertisements, and promotional photos from the North Shore of Long Island.
Gold Coast Historical Documents
Brochures, maps, and invitations from Glen Head and Glenwood Landing, NY.
The Great Steamboat Race Letters
The Great Steamboat Race Letters collection features contest entries that proposed innovative designs for steam powered canal boats.