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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Ephemera Record Group

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

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Brynn White

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on June 05, 2018
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: New-York Historical Society.
Title: New-York Historical Society ephemera
Dates: 1839-2016
Abstract: The New-York Historical Society ephemera record group is comprised of print materials generated for distribution by the institution between 1839 and 2016 and documents N-YHS communication, programming, outreach, and promotion throughout its years of operation. Ephemera includes admission tickets; invitations; informational brochures; souvenir exhibition programs and checklists; event programs, handouts, calendars and schedules; library, museum, and membership announcements; bookplates and stationery; posters, postcards, flyers, and other promotional items.
Quantity: 14.75 Linear feet in 24 document boxes, five card boxes, and three oversize folders.
Language of Materials Note: The materials are in English.
Call Phrase: NYHS-RG 14
Sponsor: This record group was processed as part of the 2015-2016 N-YHS Institutional Archives project, made possible by a generous grant from the Leon Levy Foundation.