Thomas Lannon, Assistant Curator, will provide an orientation to the genealogically pertinent holdings of the Manuscripts and Archives Division, as well as expert advice on how to optimize your search for archival material at the NYPL. Searching the collection starts with the special catalog for the Manuscript Division and the online finding aids. Learn the best ways to utilize these resources to plan your visit.
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 5:30pm
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, NYC
This research session is for you if you are looking for records beyond the fundamental resources of birth, marriage, and death certificates. Records covered will include Coroner's reports, records of the City Cemetery, Bodies-in-Transit registers, the Almshouse records and other collections. Which records are on microfilm and where to find them and finding aids will be discussed.
The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society and the Central New York Genealogical Society are pleased to announce that our 2016 New York State Family History Conference will be held September 15-17, 2016, in Syracuse, New York
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 12:00pm to Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
The NYG&B's popular annual Albany research trip is Wednesday-Saturday, October 26-28, 2016. Join the New York experts, the people who know New York research best, for three days of research concentrated in the vast resources of New York State Archives (NYSA) and the New York State Library (NYSL). You'll also enjoy the camaraderie of friendly people who share your interest in family history.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 9:30am to Friday, October 28, 2016 - 5:00pm