State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library

Parent Organization: State University of New York at Plattsburgh Department: Special Collections
2 Draper Avenue
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-564-5182

State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library


SUNY Plattsburgh Special Collections focuses on the Northern New York State counties of Clinton, Essex, and Franklin; the Adirondacks; the Champlain Valley; and general materials on New York State. Information is available in a variety of formats, including monographs, periodicals, pamphlets and other ephemera, audio and video, photographs, maps, and manuscripts. Special Collections card catalogs index manuscript guides, pamphlets, local newspapers, and article-by-article indexing of periodicals relating to New York State. In addition to local history materials, Special Collections also contains the College Archives, the SUNY Plattsburgh thesis collection, rare books, and the Rockwell Kent Collection. Special Collections services include patron assistance (available during all hours that the collection is open), referral to other historical collections as needed, and individual and group orientation to the collection.

State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library is a member of the Northern New York Library Network.


Civil War Letters

This collection contains letters written by Union Army Civil War soldiers.

Dr. David Sherwood Kellogg Journals and Archaeological and Historical Materials

This collection contains journals and archaeological and historical materials of Dr. David Sherwood Kellogg.

Mill Whistle

A collection of issues of the Mill Whistle, a periodical published by the Berst-Forster-Dixfield Co. of Plattsburgh N.Y. to be distributed to employees serving overseas in the armed forces during the Second World War.

New Atlas of the City of Plattsburgh, N.Y. 1916

This collection contains the New Atlas of the City of Plattsburgh from 1916.

Plattsburgh Barracks

This collection consists of photographs of military operations, training, and facilities in and around Plattsburgh Barracks, which operated as a military instillation, under various different branches of the armed service, from `5.

Plattsburgh Normal School

This collection contains photographs which depict the Plattsburgh Normal School, which operated as a school for the training of teachers until 1948 when it became the State University of New York at Plattsburgh.

Plattsburgh Theatre Programs

This collection consists of programs for the theatre productions and variety acts of the Plattsburgh Theatre between 1923 and 1926.

Sanborn Map

1902 Sanborn Map Company Inssurance Map of Plattsburg, Clinton County, New York.

SUNY Plattsburgh Campus Newsletters

Digital collection includes newsletters published from 1959-2009 at SUNY Plattsburgh.

The Cardinal: SUNY Plattsburgh College Yearbooks

This collection contains issues of the Cardinal dating between 1914 and 1964. The Cardinal is the annual yearbook of first Plattsburgh Normal School, then SUNY Plattsburgh

Willsborough Town Book

This collection consists of the Willisborough Town Book, beginning on the 8th day of 1786.