27th Division in World War Two


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

This collection contains images of each page of a yearbook for the 27th Division of New York State.

Alumni News and PostScript


Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Paul Byrnes '34 Archives

A collection of the Alumni newsletters from the mid-twentieth century through the twenty-first century.

Bentley Snow Crystal Collection


Buffalo Museum of Science

Snow crystal images and their associated documentation taken by Wilson A. Bentley in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Best Family


Middleburgh Library

This collection contains photographs and documents related to the Best family.

Children's Miracle Network


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs of the Children’s Miracle Network Telethon and special visitors to the pediatric wing of University Hospital.

Clarkson University Postcards Collection


Clarkson University - Harriet Call Burnap Memorial Library

A collection of postcards showing the laboratories and workshops of Clarkson College from the early 20th century

Commencement


Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Paul Byrnes '34 Archives

A collection of documents from graduation ceremonies at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Conglomerate Class Photos


Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Paul Byrnes '34 Archives

A collection of photographs represent graduating classes of Albany College of Pharmacy from the late nineteenth to the early-twentieth centuries.

Crouse Hospital History


Crouse Health - Medical Library

The Crouse Hospital History collection contains black & white and colored photographs of Crouse Hospital and the staff and students who resided there from the late nineteenth through twentieth centuries.

Cure Cottages of Saranac Lake NY


Saranac Lake Free Library

Cure Cottages, offering rest and fresh air, were used as a tuberculosis treatment in the late 19th and early 20th century. This collection of photographs depicts many of the Cure Cottages of Saranac Lake.

Dentistry at the University of Rochester


University of Rochester Medical Center - Eastman Institute for Oral Health

A collection of images depicting the Rochester Dental Dispensary and School for Dental Hygienists in the early and mid-20th century.

Dr. Austin Flint Collection


University at Buffalo - Health Sciences Library

Dr. Austin Flint was a founding member of  the University at Buffalo Medical School and prominent physician. This collection includes photographs, articles, and drawings related to Flint and his work in the mid-to-late 19th century.

Drug Company Statements Dr. Best House & Medical Exhibit


Middleburgh Library

This collection contains documents relating to prescription drugs and Dr. Best.

Dudley Observatory Artifacts


Dudley Observatory

This collection contains images of artifacts and people related to the Dudley Observatory.

Dudley Observatory Historical Archives


Dudley Observatory

This collection contains artifacts relating to the history of the Dudley Observatory.

Early Canastota Business Collection


Canastota Public Library

The Early Canastota Business Collection contains documents and newspaper clippings about the first businesses in Canastota, NY.

Elizabeth Blackwell


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910) was the first woman in the world to graduate from medical school and become a physician. The collection includes images of Dr. Blackwell and her writings dating to the late 19th century

Elon Howard Eaton Ornithology Collection


Hobart & William Smith Colleges

Elon Howard Eaton (1866-1935) was a noted ornithologist and author of Birds of New York. This collection includes papers related to his research, correspondence, and genealogical materials, as well as photographs of Eaton.

Fairfield Medical College


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and documents relating to Fairfield Medical College, an upstate New York medical college associated with Geneva Medical College and Syracuse University Medical College in the mid-to-late 19th century.

GE Research Lab Photographs


miSci - Museum of Innovation and Science

This collection contains images documenting the inventors and inventions of the GE Research Laboratory from 1900 - 1990.

General Electric Historical Documents


miSci - Museum of Innovation and Science

The collection features text documents highlighting the history of General Electric and its founders.

General Electric Photographs


miSci - Museum of Innovation and Science

This collection contains General Electric publicity photographs taken between 1880 - 1970.

Geneva Medical College, 1834-1871


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Geneva Medical College, a mid-19th century medical college, was the predecessor SUNY Upstate Medical University. The collection contains photographs and documents relating to Geneva Medical College and its alumni.

Groundbreaking of the Health Sciences Library


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and documents relating to the Health Sciences Library groundbreaking ceremony at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

Henry Darwin Didama MD Collection


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

This collection contains the papers of Henry Darwin Didama, who became a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Syracuse University College of Medicine in 1872 and Dean of the College of Medicine beginning in 1888.

Highland Hospital School of Nursing Scrapbooks


University of Rochester Medical Center - Highland Hospital

A collection of scrapbooks compiled by Highland Hospital School of Nursing students in the 1920s.

Highland Hospital, 1889-1940


University of Rochester Medical Center - Highland Hospital

Turn-of-the-century photographs relating to Highland Hospital in Rochester, New York.

History of Tuberculosis at Crouse Hospital


Crouse Health - Medical Library

The collection contains original articles written by Crouse Hospital physicians and public health workers, advertisements, and medical & surgical statistical information.

Hospital of the Good Shepherd


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and documents relating to Good Shepherd Hospital in Syracuse, New York, throughout its existence from the late-19th century to mid-20th century.

Jackson Health Resort Collection


SUNY Geneseo

The  Jackson Health Resort was a renowned health treatment facility in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This collection contains photographs and documents relating to the facility and its treatments.

Jervis Drawings


Jervis Public Library

This collection contains design drawings produced byJohn B. Jervis (1795-1885), America's leading consulting engineer of the antebellum era (1820 - 1860).

Lenox Memorial Hospital Collection


Canastota Public Library

The Lenox Memorial Hospital Collection contains documents and newspaper clippings about the hospital that served the area in the early to mid-twentieth century.

Margaret Hort Trudeau Sanatorium Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

The Trudeau Sanatorium, located in the Adirondack region, was known for its open-air treatment of tuberculosis patients. This collection of early 20th century photographs, depicting scenes at the Sanitorium, was taken by patient Margaret Hort.

McBride Street Campus


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs, correspondence, and newspaper clippings relating to the early campuses of the Syracuse University College of Medicine in Syracuse, New York in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Micro-meteorite Collecting


Dudley Observatory

Dudley launched probes and balloons into the upper atmosphere in order to collect and examine the micro-meteorites to be found there. This collection contains documentation from this process.

Mining Collection


Adirondack History Center Museum - Essex County Historical Society

A collection of mineral samples, artifacts, and photographs relating to the history of mining in Essex County

Nickell Collection of Dr. R.V. Pierce Medical Artifacts


Center for Inquiry - Center for Inquiry Libraries

Samples of advertisements and packaging used by Dr. R.V. Pierce to market his products in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Nickell Snake Oil Collection


Center for Inquiry - Center for Inquiry Libraries

A collection of advertisements, packaging, and other materials relating to the snake oil and patent medicine trade in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Nursing at Upstate


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Mid-century photographs and documents relating to SUNY Upstate Medical University’s School of Nursing.

Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science


University of Rochester - River Campus Libraries

The Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science include original papers relating to the natural history of western New York State and biographical articles on the scientists who contributed to knowledge within this field. The abstracts of papers and posters presented at the annual Scientific Paper Session are included in issues as well. Topics range from the glaciology of the area, the water levels of Lake Ontario, to the flora of Bergen Swamp and Mendon Ponds Park. The Proceedings have been published on an irregular schedule since 1890.

Rochester City General Hospital School of Nursing Collection


Rochester Regional Health - Rochester Medical Museum & Archvies

The Rochester General Hospital School of Nursing was one of the earliest nursing schools in the United States. This collection includes class photographs and portraits of the graduates, spanning the School’s inception in the late-19th century  through its closure in the mid-20th century.

Rochester Homeopathic Genesee Hospital Collection


Rochester Regional Health - Rochester Medical Museum & Archvies

Rochester Homeopathic Hospital, later known as Genesee Hospital, was an important medical facility in the Rochester region. This collection includes images of the Hospital throughout its existence.

Rochester Homeopathic Genesee Hospital School of Nursing Collection


Rochester Regional Health - Rochester Medical Museum & Archvies

The Rochester Homeopathic Hospital Training School, later known as the Genesee Hospital School of Nursing, was a leading medical education center in the region. This collection depicts the nursing students throughout the School’s administration from the late 19th century through late 20th century.

San Luis Observatory


Dudley Observatory

This collection contains materials related to the San Luis project.

Steinmetz Digital Collection of Schenectady


Steinmetz Digital Collection of Schenectady

The Steinmetz Collection of Schenectady tells the story of Dr. Charles Steinmetz, General Electric's Chief Engineer in the 1890s and early 1900s.

SUNY Biomedical Communication Network


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

A collection of mid-20th century photographs and documents relating to the first online bibliographic network in the world for accessing medical literature, the SUNY Biomedical Communication Network.

Syracuse Free Dispensary


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and documents relating to the Syracuse Free Dispensary which operated from 1888-1964.

The Baker-Cederberg Museum and Archives Collection


Rochester Regional Health - Rochester Medical Museum & Archvies

Photographs relating to the history of Rochester General Hospital during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

The College of Saint Rose Archives - Photograph Collection


The College of Saint Rose - Neil Hellman Library

This collection contains photographs sharing the history of the College of Saint Rose, including its students and faculty.

The Great Steamboat Race Letters


Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum

The Great Steamboat Race Letters collection features contest entries that proposed innovative designs for steam powered canal boats.

U.S. Army 52nd General Hospital Photographs


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and other materials relating to 52nd General Hospital, a mobile military hospital during World War II.

Yearbooks


Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Paul Byrnes '34 Archives

A collection of yearbooks published at the end of the academic year. Starting in the early 1970's, the focus of the yearbook became the graduating class as opposed to the entire student body.