Collections

African American Presence in the Hudson Valley

Documents and photographs relating to African-American history in the early United States.

African Repository and Colonial Journal
A collection of the African Repository and Colonial Journal which was published in 1837 by the American Colonization Society.
The Aggazette
The Aggazette student newsletter was published from 1929-1948 at New York State Institute of Agriculture which is now Farmingdale State College. The newsletter contains historical information about the college.
Agnes Elliott Collection
This collection includes paintings from Central New York artist Agnes Elliott's personal collection. Her paintings represent her love of flowers, nature and the landscapes of both Florida and central New York State.
Agricola and Paysonian Yearbooks
This collection consists of issues of SUNY Canton's Agricola and Paysonian yearbooks dating between 1911 and 2016.
Airliners
Images of airliners, personnel and passengers, from early commercial air travel to the Jet Age.
Al Liederman Cartoon Collection
Drawings by editorial cartoonist Al Liederman for the "Merrick Life" newspaper.
Albany Institute of History and Art Library Digital Images
This collection contains materials related to the history of the city and county of Albany and the Upper Hudson Valley from the 17th century to the present.
Albany Law School Alumni
This collection contains documents and photographs relating to the alumni of Albany Law School.
Albany Law School Architecture Collection
This collection contains photographs of the outside and inside of buildings on the Albany Law School campus.
Albany Law School Collection
This collection contains photographs and documents related to the students of Albany Law School.
Albany, NY School Yearbooks
This collection consists of yearbooks from current and former schools in the city of Albany.
Albert Leffingwell Collection
Papers of Dr. Albert Leffingwell, including diaries, letters, and manuscripts from the 19th and 20th centuries.
The Albert R. Stone Negative Collection
Photographs taken by newspaper photographer, Albert R. Stone, document the City of Rochester, especially in regards to early 20th century transportation and construction.
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.
Alexis Johnson Collection
These manuscripts detailed the lives and customs of the inhabitants of Schuyler, NY, and provide insight into nineteenth century life in Central New York.
Alfred University Postcard Collection
The Alfred University Postcard Collection is a collection of images (postcards) portrays various scenes and individuals related to the history of Alfred University as well as the town and village of Alfred, New York.
Allan Herschell Ride Archive
Allan Herschell Company catalogs from the 20th century depicting amusement rides and devices.
Allen G. Tripp MD Papers
This collection contains a student notebook from Allen G. Tripp, who graduated from the Syracuse University College of Medicine in 1900.
Almquist Green Lakes Collection

The Green Lakes Collection is mostly comprised of photographs that belonged to Arvin Almquist, who was Superintendent of Green Lakes State Park from 1928 to 1948.

Altamont, NY History Collection
This collection contains photographs and documents sharing the history of the Altamont NY
Alumni News and PostScript
A collection of the Alumni newsletters from the mid-twentieth century through the twenty-first century.
American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Reporter
An 1843 publication by the American and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society relating to the abolishment of slavery.
American Humane Association 'Be Kind to Animals' Poster Collection
Early 20th century posters created by the American Humane Association to promote the “Be Kind to Animals” campaign.
American Legion Post 342
Minutes from the William Clinton Story American Legion Post in Freeport, NY for the years 1919-1927.