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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Pictorial Archive
1804-2009 (bulk 1900s-1970s)
 NYHS-RG 5

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400


New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Maurita Baldock (2005), with revisions and additions by Celia Hartmann (2007) and Larry Weimer (2015)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on October 27, 2020
Finding aid is written in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: New-York Historical Society
Title: New-York Historical Society pictorial archive
Dates [inclusive]: 1804-2009 (bulk 1900s-1970s)
Abstract: The New-York Historical Society Pictorial Archive (NYHS-RG 5) primarily includes photographs of N-YHS's buildings, galleries and other interior spaces, exhibitions, collection objects, programs, and people, such as trustees, officers, and staff. Portions of the record group have been digitized and can be viewed on flickr.
Quantity: 30.63 Linear feet  in 29 document boxes and 41 boxes of negatives, and oversize folders
Language: Documents in the collection are is in English.
Call Phrase: NYHS-RG 5
Sponsor: Updates to this record group were processed as part of the 2015-2016 N-YHS Archives project, funded by a generous grant from the Leon Levy Foundation.