Collections

Bard College Radio WXBC

Photographs documenting the early history of the WXBC radio station at Bard College.

Bard Family Papers

Letters, deeds, and other materials related to the Bard family.

Bard Student Fire Department

Photographs reflecting the history of Bard College's student-run fire department.

Barge Canal Construction: Middle Division

These photographs document construction of the middle section of the Barge Canal and the first few years of its use, from 1905-1925.

Barge Canal Construction: Western Division

These photographs document construction of the Barge Canal and the first few years of its use, from 1905-1926. Coverage encompasses the entire Western Division of the Barge Canal, from the eastern boundary of Wayne County all the way west to Lake Erie

Barns of the Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountains: An Introduction

This collection details barns and other rural structures of years past in several counties in NY.

Battenkill Inspired
This collection contains images and documents related to the Battenkill River and surrounding area.
Bayle's Pamphlets
Historical pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and fliers detailing the early history of Long Island.
Bayport Fire Department
A collection of photographs and documents relating to the Bayport Fire Department.
Bayport Yearbooks
Yearbooks from Bayport-Blue Point High School
Bayport-Blue Point Historic Postcards
The collection consists of over 300 postcards showing buildings, structures, and natural features of Blue Point, NY, a hamlet on Long Island, NY.
Beauchamp Branch Photodocumentation Project, 1994
Photographs of an African American community in Syracuse, New York that were collected as part of a photo-documentation project.
Beede Family Album
This collection contains numerous photographic portraits of various members of the Beede family, as well as images of home and business occupied by the family.
Before Hudson: 8,000 Years of Native American History and Culture

Photographs of Native American artifacts found in New Paltz, including pottery, beads, and projectile points.

Bellmore Historical Photographs
Black and white photographs taken in Bellmore, NY.
Bellmore Postcards
Historic postcards of Bellmore, NY.
Belva Lockwood Manuscript Collection
Roughly 500 manuscript pages of Lockwood’s various lectures, including some from the time of her campaign for president.
Ben Gilman Photographs

This collection of photographs reflect Ben Gilman's work, travels and meetings with important leaders worldwide.

Bennett College Collection

Historical material and memorabilia relating to Bennett College.

Bentley Snow Crystal Collection
Snow crystal images and their associated documentation taken by Wilson A. Bentley in the late 19th and early 20th century.
Best Family
This collection contains photographs and documents related to the Best family.
Best Threads: Fashions of Warwick, New York circa 1900

Glass plate negative portraits that provide a glimpse into Hudson Valley fashion at the turn of the 20th century.

Bethlehem Public Library
This collection contains items related to the history of Bethlehem, New York.
Bethpage Historical Collection
Photograph of a school class taken in Bethpage, NY.