Collections

19th Century Monographs on the History of Western New York
A collection of monographs which detail the history of the Western New York region.
Actors in "The Avalon" play

This series contains photographs that document various arts programs in Tupper Lake ranging from community drama, local music groups and school bands, arts and crafts, and theater.

Bayport Yearbooks
Yearbooks from Bayport-Blue Point High School
Boy Scouts of America, Troop 73, Voorheesville, New York Collection

The Scoutmaster of Troop 73, Howard C. Coughtry, created this collection about the troop's civic and recreational activities.

Canastota Schools Collection
The Canastota Schools Collection contains school souvenirs, including programs, newsletters and photos of Canastota students in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Children's Miracle Network
Photographs of the Children’s Miracle Network Telethon and special visitors to the pediatric wing of University Hospital.
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.

Covid-19 Pandemic Photographs
Photographs of Tompkins County people and places in the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic. Images taken by various members of the local community.
COVID-19 Pandemic Summaries and Resources
Summaries of Covid-19-related information and resources for the Tompkins County community.
Drama and Dance Department Collection
Photographs and slides featuring scenes from Hofstra University’s Annual Shakespeare Festival.
Dunham Family Collection
The Dunham Family History collection contains portraits, photographs, and various documents saved by the Dunham family.
Earlville Cemetery Collection
The Earlville Cemetery collection contains documents relating to the people who were buried there from its creation through the mid-twentieth century.
Early Records of the Sacarissa Lodge, Independent Order of Odd Fellows
A collection of 19th and 20th century records relating to the Sacarissa Lodge of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows fraternal order.
Fay Scrapbooks
Scrapbooks containing photographs, letters, documents, ephemera, and newspaper clippings relating to radio broadcasting and events in Rochester, New York during the 1920s and 1930s.
Florence Service Collection
This collection contains both the history that Florence P. Service wrote in 1902 and a portrait that was taken of her by the Obenaus Studios in Albany, New York.
Freeport Historic Photographs
Photographs newspaper clippings, and postcards of Freeport, NY.
Gene Horton Collection

Collection of materials by Blue Point historian Gene Horton.

Great Neck Photographs Collection
The collection consists of historic photographs of homes, light industry, roads, emergency services, parades, and people of Great Neck, NY from the early 20th Century.
Half Hollow Hills Library History
Board meeting minutes, letters, and photographs of Half Hollow Hills Library.
Hannibal Oral History Collection
This collection includes oral history videos conducted by students at Hannibal High School.
Henry Uihlein Scrapbook
Henry Uihlein II was a strong supporter of Lake Placid’s winter sporting events. This scrapbook he compiled contains articles and photographs relating to speed skating at Lake Placid.
Historical Society of the Massapequas Collection
Photographs, slides, postcards, books, magazines and other miscellany documenting the history of Massapequa.
History of the Village of Lakewood
Photographs and ephemera relating to Lakewood, New York in the early 20th century.
Huntington Documents
Historical documents related to the Town of Huntington and its various families.
Hurricane Irene Collection
Photographs documenting Hurrican Irene in Mo