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Directory: New York City History

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Sub Section: Advertising, Marketing and Commercial Imagery Collections
Web Link: Breck Girls Collection 1936-1995
Web Link: The Sandra & Gary Baden Collection of Celebrity Endorsements In Advertising 1897-1979


Sub Section: Authors, Novelists, etc.
Web Link: Inventory of the Sherwood Anderson Papers 1872-1992 (Novelist) at the Newberry Library Chicago, Illinois
Web Link: The Peter J. Eckel Newsboy Collection, A Finding Aid prepared by Vincent Di Girolamo: Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library, 1996
Web Link:  The Fales Library & Special Collections, New York: A Guide To the Geoffrey T. Hellman Papers 1842-1971
Web Link: American Authors Manuscript Summaries At The John Burns Library: Boston College
Web Link: Coleman Dowell Papers At The Fales Library & Special Collections At New York University
Web Link: Individual Author Collections: University of Tulsa
Web Link: Emily Dickinson Collection: Jones Library Special Collections
Web Link: Harry Beetle Hough Papers 1841-1994
Web Link: Summary of the Karal Ann Marling Collection: Finding Aids
Web Link: The Stephen Crane Collection: Syracuse University Library
Web Link: An Inventory of Margaret Cousins Papers at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center-Texas
Web Link: Katherine Ann Porter Papers Housed at the University of Maryland Libraries
Web Link: Clare Boothe Luce Guide to Research Papers
Web Link: Marion Meade Papers on Dorothy Parker, Author and Poet 1859-1993 at Columbia University
Web Link: Walt Whitman: A Register of His Papers In the Library of Congress
Web Link: Theodore Roosevelt 1887-1944: A Register of His Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link: Langston Hughes Papers At Yale University
Web Link: Daniel Webster, A Register of His Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link: Sholem Asch (1880-1957) Novelist, Dramatist at Yale University Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Web Link: The Shaw Collection at Florida State University
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Web Link: Finding Aid For The John A. Ryan Papers At The Catholic University of America
Web Link: Eugene O'Neill Papers at the Yale University Library
Web Link: The Louis-Sheaffer-Eugene O'Neill Collection at Connecticut College
Web Link: Edgar Allan Poe Papers 1845-1934 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Truman Capote Papers 1924-1984 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Edmund Wilson Papers: Author of Literary Criticism at Yale University

Sub Section: Ethnic Groups
Web Link: Finnish Worker's Federation of the United States, New York Records: Finding Aid at the University of Minnesota
Web Link: Order Sons of Italy In America, New York Grand Lodge Records: Finding Aid at the University of Minnesota
Web Link: Polish Canteen For Servicemen (New York, New York) Records: Finding Aid at the University of Minnesota
Web Link: New York Puerto Rican Scholarship Fund Records 1952-1965 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Ukrainian Knowledge Society of New York City, Inc., Records: Finding Aid At the University of Minnesota
Web Link: Scottish Collection at Florida State University
Web Link: Slavery Documents Collection 1836-1876 at Pennsylvania State University
Web Link: Schomberg Center For Research in Black Culture
Web Link: Manuel R. Bustamante Photograph Collection : Cuban Heritage Collection at the University of Miami
Web Link: Guide to the Records of the Seligman Solomon Society 1887-1956 (American Jewish Historical Society)
Web Link: Maloney Collection Of Irish Historical Papers 1857-1949
Web Link: German Theater and Movie Programs Collection 1929-1937 at the University of Southern California
Web Link: Connecticut Polish American Archives at the Central Connecticut State University
Web Link: The Fenian Brotherhood Collection: Manuscript collection at the American Catholic History Research Center

Sub Section: Institutions, Organizations, Clubs etc.
Web Link Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library: Finding Aids
Web Link Brotherhood Of Sleeping Car Porters: A Register of Its Records at the Library of Congress
Web Link Carnegie Corporation of New York: Records, 1911-1977 (Columbia University RB&ML)
Web Link Columbia University: Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Manuscript & Archival Collections
Web Link Columbia University's Collection Housed Off-Site
Web Link Emigrant Savings Bank Records 1841-1945 Bulk (1841-1923)
Web Link Eucleian Society 1832-1909: Guide To Records at the New York University
Web Link The Harvard Theatre Collection at the Harvard College Library
Web Link Master List of Special Collections in the Department of Rare Books and Special Collections: Princeton University Library
Web Link New York County Clerk's Office Records 1920-1924 at the New York Public Library
Web Link Phi Beta Kappa Alumnae In New York Records 1922-1972
Web Link Social Welfare History Archives: Henry Street Settlement Records 1892-1982 Collections
Web Link YMCA of Greater New York Bowery Branch: An Inventory of Its Records At the University of Minnesota
Web Link Prison Association of New York Records 1845-1852
Web Link: Shaker Collection: A Register of Records In The Library of Congress Concerning The United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing
Web Link: New York Rifle Club Records 1877-1894
Web Link: NBC: A Finding Aid to the National Broadcasting Company History Files at the Library of Congress: Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division
Web Link: Theater collections at the University of Illinois
Web Link: Finding Aids for the Adelphoi Literary Society Records 1902-1913; 1924-1931-University at Albany
Web Link: Adirondack  Mountain Club Records 1922-at the New York State Library
Web Link: Rensselaerwyck Manor Records 1630-1899 at the New York State Library
Web Link: Manuscript and Archival Collections At the University of Delaware Library
Web Link: The New York Public Welfare Association Records 1928-1995 At the University of Albany
Web Link: Western Union Telegraph Company Records 1867-1912
Web Link: Brooklyn Academy of Music Records 1863-1886 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Poetry Society of America Records ca.1917-1948 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Phi Beta Kappa Alumnae in New York Records 1922-1972
Web Link: John W. Hartman Center For Sales, Advertising and Marketing History: Special Collections Library at Duke University
Web Link: The Taimant Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
Web Link: Guide To The Amalgamated Clothing Workers Of America Records 1914-1980


Sub Section: Military
Web Link Guy D. Carlo, Jr.: Civil War Research Papers Ms95-015 At Virginia Tech
Web Link A Guide To Civil War Collections In Mobile, Alabama at the University of South Alabama


Sub Section: People
Web Link Stanley Backer Papers, 1948-2000
Web Link Angela Bambace, Italian American Labor Organizer Papers: Finding Aid at the University of Minnesota
Web Link Guide To The Edward K. Barsky Papers 1936-1970: At the Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
Web Link Guide To The Jessie Tarbox Beals Photograph Collection At the New York Historical Society
Web Link Alexander Graham Bell Family: A Register of Its Records At the Library of Congress
Web Link August Belmont Papers 1853-1887 at the New York Public Library
Web Link James Gordon Bennett Papers 1840-1851 at the New York Public Library
Web Link The Papers of Roger Bower At the University of Maryland
Web Link A. Wayne Brooke Papers, 1948 - 1986
Web Link Alex. Brown & Sons: A Register of Its Records at the Library of Congress
Web Link The Edgar Rice Burroughs Library Collections
Web Link Sid Ceaser: A Register of its Records at the Library of Congress
Web Link: Grover Cleveland (1868-1908) Manuscripts At the New York State Library
Web Link: Ezra Cornell Papers In The Cornell University Library
Web Link: Chauncey M. Depew Papers 1880-1925 At the New York Public Library
Web Link: Fales Library & Special Collections, New York: A Guide To the Geoffrey T. Hellman Papers 1842-1971
Web Link Forgotten Etchers: Nineteenth Century Prints From The Collection of Reba & Dave Williams At The New York Historical Society
Web Link John Glassford and Company: A Register of its Records at the Library of Congress
Web Link Harry Frank Guggenheim: A Registry of His Papers In The Library of Congress
Web Link Paul Hume Papers at Georgetown University
Web Link Kautz Family YMCA Archives at the University of Minnesota    
Web Link Inventory of the Charles H. Kerr Company Records 1885-1999
Web Link Kiersted Family Papers, 1727-1875 at the New York State Library
Web Link Fiorio La Guardia Papers 1918-1945 at the New York Public Library
Web Link Charles Lamb Collection at Yale University
Web Link Lydecker Family Papers 1860-1983: New York State Library
Web Link Papers of Richard J. Meyer At the University of Maryland
Web Link Larry K. Monteith Papers, 1933 - 1998
Web Link Richard C. Morse: An Inventory of His Papers At the University of Minnesota
Web Link: Olmstead Associates: A Register of its Records in the Library of Congress
Web Link: . Robert Oppenheimer: A Register of its Records in the Library of Congress
Web Link: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Collection 1914-1945 At the New York State Library
Web Link: Daniel Edgar Sickles Papers 1841-1914
Web Link: Martin Van Buren: A Register of His Papers In the Library of Congress
Web Link: Cornelius Vanderbilt Correspondence 1873-1885 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Van Schaick Family Papers 1661-1863 At the New York State Library
Web Link: Van Vechten Family Papers 1678-1880 At the New York State Library
Web Link Harry Elkins Widener Collection at the Harvard College Library
Web Link: The James Wadsworth Family: A Register of Its Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link: Booker T. Washington: A Register of His Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link: Tennessee Williams Collection at the University of Delaware Library
Web Link: Wilbur and Orville Wright: A Register of Their Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link: Napoleon and The French Revolution Special Collection at the Florida State University
Web Link: P. T. Barnum Papers 1843-1890 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Jacob A. Riis Neighborhood Settlement Records 1891-1990
Web Link: The Albert Einstein Archives at the Hebrew University of Jerusulem
Web Link: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Inc. Records 1899-1992 at the New York Public Library
Web Link: Thomas M. Rivers Papers 1887-1963: American Philosophical Society
Web Link: Inventory of the Sherwood Anderson Papers 1872-1992 at the Newberry Library Chicago, Illinois
Web Link: The Samuel Gompers Papers At the University Of Maryland
Web Link: Igor I. Sikorsky Historical Archives, Inc.: The Sikorsky Helicopter
Web Link: Records of the Herbarium Nathaniel Lord Britton Records 1875-1934 At The New York Botanical Garden Mertz Library

Sub Section: Publishers/ Printers
Web Link Grolier Club Collection of 18th & 19th Century American and English Bookseller's Manuscripts
Web Link New Yorker Records ca. 1924-1984 at the New York Public Library
Web Link D. Van Nostrand Company collection of Edward M. Crane 1834-1969 at Princeton University-
Web Link Harper & Row Publishers Records 1935-1973 (Columbis Univ. RB&ML)
Web Link New York Tribune Records 1858-1885 Bulk (1870s)
Web Link The Ken McCormick Collection of the Records of Doubleday & Company: A Register of its Records at the Library of Congress
Web Link Random House Files of John O'Hara 1927-1977 at the Pennsylvania State University, Special Collections Library
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Web Link A Guide to Publisher's Archives in the United States
Web Link Century Company Records 1870-1924 at the New York Public Library
Web Link Georgetown Book Club Records 1889-1901 At the New York Public Library
Web Link Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records 1914-1961 Bulk (1930's-1950's) At the New York Public Library
Web Link Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records 1873-1996 Index At the University of Texas
Web Link Life Magazine Records 1892-1936
Web Link MacMillan Company Records 1889-1960 at the New York Public Library
Web Link New York Book Publishers Association Records 1855
Web Link Major American Publishers, Mini History Compiled by The Hyde Park Book Store
Web Link Dodd, Mead & Company 1894-1976 at McMaster University
Web Link Dodd, Mead & Company 1894-1976 Archives at the University of Delaware
Web Link Nineteenth Century News Magazines At The New York University

Sub Section: Research Guides and Tutorials on Gay Studies
Web Link Research Guide and Tutorial on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies: University of Maryland
Web Link Gay and Lesbian Studies: A Guide to the Collections of the New York Public Library
Web Link Stonewall and Beyond: Lesbian and Gay Culture At Columbia University
Web Link Gay & Lesbian Studies Research Guide At the Yale University Library
Web Link Professor George Chauncey at the University of Chicago: United States History of Gender and Sexuality
Web Link Guide to the The New York Gay Liberation Front.

Sub Section: Theater/Performing Arts
Web Link Dance Research Resources: Finding Aid For Archival Collections
Web Link Guide to Theatre Resources in the Manuscript Collections of Special collections
Web Link Contents Of The Billy Rose Collections At The New York Public Library
Web Link Scherer Library Of Musical Theatre: one of the most extensive musical theatre research facilities in the United States. Dedicated to preserving the rich legacy of the art form, the library carefully maintains a comprehensive collection of scores, sheet music, scripts, original cast recordings, programs, photographs, and theatre memorabilia in a facility located in East Haddam, Connecticut.
Web Link The Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Web Link Records of the Bijou Theater
Web Link Columbia University’s Rare Book and Manuscript Library has acquired an archive of papers from Amos Vogel, the avant-garde film curator, educator, and historian who co-founded the New York Film Festival in 1963.
Web Link John Jacob Papers at the NYPL :Collection consists of correspondence, writings of Robbins and others, personal and legal papers, photographs, sketches, and printed matter. Correspondence, 1911-1953, concerns literary, theatrical and translating work as well as personal matters. Robbins's writings, 1910s-1940s, make up the bulk of the collection and include manuscripts and typescripts of his articles, plays, poems, stories, and parts of novel.,
Web Link The Performing Arts of New Orleans
Web Link Modern Manuscript Collections Theater
Web Link Papers and Record of North Dakota Literary Figures
Web Link Library of Congress List of Selected Special Collections
Web Link Bernard F. Burgunder Collection of Bernard Shaw 1810-1990
Web Link Guide to the Cornell University Dramatic Club Records


Sub Section: Women: Studies and Collections
Web Link Selected Women's History Collections Held By The New York State Library
Web Link Carrie Chapman Catt: A Register of Her Records at the Library of Congress
Web Link Yale University: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library-Edith Wharton (Author) Collection
Web Link Emily Dickinson Collection: Jones Library Special Collections
Web Link Katherine Ann Porter Papers Housed at the University of Maryland Libraries
Web Link New York State Woman Suffrage Party Records 1915-1919
Web Link An Inventory of Margaret Cousins Papers at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center-Texas
Web Link Susan B. Anthony: A Register of Her Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link Women's Studies Research Guide at The Yale University Library
Web Link: National American Woman Sufferage Association A Register of Its Records in the Library of Congress
Web Link Margaret Sanger: A Register of Her Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Register of Her Papers in the Library of Congress
Web Link Mary E. Cunningham Papers 1940-1983 at the New York State Library
Web Link Louise Richardson "The Night Before Christmas" Collection at Florida State University
Web Link Women's History Source: A Guide to Manuscripts and Archival Collections at Rutgers University
Web Link Lillian D. Wald Papers 1889-1940 at the New York Public Library
Web Link Women's Prison Association of New York Records 1845-1983 at the New York Public Library
Web Link The Emma Goldman Papers at Berkeley Digital Library
Web Link The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
Web Link Guide to the Dorothy Whitney Straight Elmhirst Papers, At Cornell University
Web Link Harriet Beecher Stowe : Library and Museum Collections in Connecticut

Sub Section: Medical
Web Link Finding Aid to the Private and Official Papers of U.S. Army and Confederate Army Medical Officer: Thomas S. Latimer 1861-1900 at the National Library of Medicine
Web Link The Association of American Medical Colleges Archives 1938-1966
Web Link American Deceased Physician Research Collection Cards 1906-1964
Web Link The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center Archives
Web Link Dentist's Ledger and Casebook 1854-1856 at Columbia University
Web Link Bellevue Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association Records 1873-1989
AWeb Link Metropolitan Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Association Papers and Memorabilia 1873-1997:
Web Link The New York Academy of Medicine: Historical Collections
Web Link Pharmacist's Prescription Record Book 1887-1888
Web Link Eastern Nursing Research Society Records at the Thomas J. Dodd Center
Web Link Bellevue Hospital CaseBooks 1866-1916 At Columbia University
Web Link Josephine A. Dolan Collection of Nursing History at the Connecticut University
Web Link The Hartford Medical Society Special Collection
Web Link Inventory To The Records of the New Jersey College of Pharmacy 1892-1942

Sub Section: Hotel Records
Web Link Summit House Records 1869-1958 at the University of Vermont
Web Link Tiger Hotel Company 1909-1945 at the University of Idaho
Web Link Waldorf-Astoria Hotel Records 1893-1929
Web Link Fifth Avenue Hotel Records 1859-1891

 
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