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American Field Service Intercultural Programs, Inc
AFS was founded by American-born A. Piatt Andrew (1873-1936). In 1915, Andrew secured from the French Army an authorization for American volunteer ambulance units to serve with the French divisions at the front to rescue soldiers who were wounded in battle. AFS was the first organization to be granted this privilege. Andrew built up an organization that sent more than 2,500 volunteers to aid France prior to U.S. entry into the war. Under his leadership, AFS took part in every great battle in whi...

Archivists Roundtable of Metropolitan New York
This site is most valuable for its information and links to the hundreds of archival resources available in NYC. Also includes photo exhibits, archival job postings, and upcoming events.

Centro Archives of Hunter College
The Centro Archives were established to "identify, collect, preserve and make available primary sources that document the Puerto Rican community in NYC." Holdings include personal papers, photos, organizational records and oral histories, among other things. Bulk of documents are Puerto Rican-oriented but some records on Cubans, Dominicans, Mexicans too. 3,744 linear feet. Records are from 1898 to 1992.

Garment Industry in the United States Bibliography
This bibliography is primarily intended for use by business historians interested in pursuing scholarship focused on the United States garment industry during the period 1860-1975. The area is complex and fertile for research, bringing traditional business concerns such as manufacturing, retail, entrepreneurship and management together with such disparate topics as immigration, fashion, labor, and gender. This project was sponsored by the Center for the Humanities at the Graduate Center CUN...

Gilder Lehrman Collection
Archival collections and public exhibits on Early Amrerican history and culture. See "Calendar of Events" for current exhibitions and programs.

Institutional Archives of LaGuardia Community Coll
These archives purpose is mainly to preserve the institutional histories of CUNY and, in particular, LaGuardia Community College. Adverts, artifacts, correspondence, catalogs, meeting minutes, newsletters, photos, audio tapes, and more. Material dates to 1970.

LaGuardia and Wagner Archives
The LaGuardia and Wagner Archives was established in 1982 to collect, preserve, and make available primary materials documenting the social and political history of New York City. The Archives serves a broad array of researchers, journalists, students, scholars, exhibit planners and policy makers examining the history of Greater New York. The Archives also produces public programs exploring that history. Located at Fiorello H. LaGuardia Community College/CUNY in Long Island City, Queens, the Arc...

Lesbian Herstory Archives
The Lesbian Herstory Archives is home to the world's largest collection of materials by and about lesbians and their communities. We are located at 484 14th St. in Park Slope, Brooklyn, between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West.

Metropolitan Opera Archive
The MetOpera Database is updated five days a week during the opera season. Casts of the previous evening’s performance, or the previous weekend’s, should be current by 11:00 am Eastern Time the next day.

Municipal Archives of the City of New York
Collections of records range from documents on the Brooklyn Bridge to coroners records to district attorneys since the 18th century to census figures.

 

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