Collections

Bayle's Pamphlets

Historical pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and fliers detailing the early history of Long Island.

Southold Historical Society and Museum

Historic photograph collection, Long Island’s East End

Chatham Public Library Photograph Collection

Historical photographs of the village of Chatham and surrounding towns and hamlets.

Raging High Falls, Rochester, N.Y., in early 20th century

The City Hall Photo Lab Vintage Collection contains images selected from over 5,000 35mm slides made in 1984 from photographs, maps, renderings, and other graphics from Rochester’s past.

Cornwall Images and Documents

This collection includes postcards, images, and stereographs relating to Cornwall, N.Y.

Image of Hobart Rowe's model of West Hurley

This collection profiles life in West Hurley, NY before the area was flooded to construct the Ashokan Reservoir.

Erma DeWitt Photographs

Erma Dewitt’s historic photos, which act as a snapshot into the people, places, and events of Ulster County in the 40’s and 50’s.

Great Neck Historic Postcards
Historic postcards of Great Neck, NY.
Harriet Martin Dey Photograph Collection

Presented here are selected images of Red Hook (N.Y) and the Hudson Valley taken by Harriet Martin Dey.

Haverstraw, NY History Collection

This collection contains postcards and images relating to Haverstraw, New York.

Historic Hempstead
Historic photographs of Hempstead, NY.
Hofstra Estate Collection
Photographs from the Hofstra estate in Hempstead, New York.
Horton and Morrison Family Collection

Portraits of the Horton family, as well as photographs of their mansion’s construction. (Later Horton and Morrison Hall.)

John Scott Postcard Collection

Postcards of street scenes, homes, and churches in Rockland County.

Ken Spooner Collection
Photographs, maps, and postcards documenting the history of Mastic Beach, NY.
Street Scene In The Ashokan District, Near Brown's Station, In The Catskills NY Site Of N Y Water Supply

Images and documents relating to life in the Town of Olive up until the reservoir was built, including communities that were lost during the construction of the reservoir.

Greetings From Bayshore, L.I. - U.S. DIRIGIBLE IN FLIGHT

The Long Island Postcard Collection documents mansions of the Gilded Age, local landmarks, and scenes of everyday life.

Milton Price and Tomlin Art Co. Postcard Collection
Scenic postcards highlighting communities of Mastic, Mastic Beach and Shirley.
Montauk Historical Postcards
Historic postcards of Montauk, Long Island.
New City Library Image Collection

Images and postcards depicting Rockland County buildings, businesses, and landmarks.

Nyack Library Local History Collection

Historic items relating to the local history of Nyack and surrounding areas.

Palisades, NY History Collection
Historical postcards, documents, and images relating to Palisades, New York.