Collections

Big Flats and Chemung County Historical Collection
Photographs, postcards, and ephemera relating to the history of Big Flats and Chemung County.
Chatham Public Library Photograph Collection

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

Chester Historical Society Collection

Historical documents, images, and artifacts relating to the Chester, New York community.

Family Photo 1

This series includes a great number of photographs of various citizens from approximately 1860 to 2010 including candid pictures of individuals, group shots at various events.

Cornwall Memories Oral History Collection

This collection includes oral histories from Cornwall residents as they recall everyday life in the area.

DeRuyter Town History Postcard Collection
Photographic postcards documenting the town of DeRuyter and surrounding areas in the early to mid-20th century.
St. Alphonsus Church Fire

This series includes photographs showing both natural and man-made disasters that occured in Tupper Lake from1899 to approximately 2010. This includes floods, fires, murder, car accidents, low water, and wind storms.

Dunham Family Collection
The Dunham Family History collection contains portraits, photographs, and various documents saved by the Dunham family.
Flooded street in 1972 Auburn

Fifteen color slides of the flooding caused by Hurricane Agnes in June of 1972 as the Owasco River in Auburn crested.

Fulton Oral History Collection
This collection includes oral history videos conducted by students at Fulton High School.
Gene Horton Collection

Collection of materials by Blue Point historian Gene Horton.

Great Neck Historic Postcards
Historic postcards of Great Neck, NY.
Greenwood Lake Public Library Scrapbooks

Scrapbook volumes documenting the history of Greenwood Lake.

Haverstraw, NY History Collection

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

Historic Greeting Cards

Historic holiday and birthday greeting cards.

Historical Photographs of East Rockaway

Photographs and memorabilia depicting life in Lynbrook (or Pearsall’s Corner its earlier name) and East Rockaway, NY

Huntington Documents
Historical documents related to the Town of Huntington and its various families.
Images of Rockland County

Historic images of landmarks, buildings, and people in Rockland County.

Itsuzo Sumy Collection
Photographs taken by Itsuzo Sumy, long-time resident of the Town of Chester in the southern Adirondacks.
Jericho Historical Collection
Photographs, maps, and postcards documenting the history of Jericho, NY.
Leo Bock’s wife, Lillian Bock and their two children, Walter and Marie in a field of daisies in Lynbrook, NY. Circa 1912.

Images of Lynbrook captured by Leo H. Bock, a long time Lynbrook resident.

Levittown History Collection
Historic photographs of Levittown, NY.
Long Island Postcard Digital Collection
A digital collection of postcards that depict places and people primarily on Long Island, New York.