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Empire State Building at night
Empire State Building at Night.
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Digital Historical Documents, from the Collections of the New York State Library

The Digital Historical Documents consists of high-demand historical documents that were scanned and made available online as PDFs.

The site provides information and links on the geography, people, politics, and economics of the fifty states. The site includes information pertaining to New York's state bird, flag, flower, and much more.

National Park Service (NPS)

The fundamental purpose of the NPS is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such
means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations. The NPS provides highlights, statistics, and a list of national parks for New York.

New York Divided: Slavery and the Civil War Virtual Exhibit

New York Divided is drawn principally from the New-York Historical Society's vast collection and features precious historical artifacts many never displayed before including American art, newspapers, pamphlets, and other materiasl documenting the history of the United States and New York.

New York Public Library (NYPL) Digital Gallery

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 640,000 images digitized from the the New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.

New York State Historical Association

The association was founded in 1899 by New Yorkers who were interested in promoting greater knowledge of the early history of the state. The Association campus houses a research library, which provides links to the pathfinder online catalog, online resources, library exhibits, and other helpful information for researchers.

New-York Historical Society

The society is dedicated to presenting exhibitions and public programs and fostering research that reveals the dynamism of history and its influence on the world of today.

New York State Archives

The New York State Archives provides unparalleled services that build, maintain, and provide access to New York's records to sustain a free, open, and democratic society and to support the cultural and intellectual life of all New Yorkers. The archives provides links to the Digital Collections, which provide a gateway to a variety of rich primary source materials and Excelsior, the New York State Library's online catalog.

New York State Museum

The museum is a major research and educational institution that, by law, conducts systematic investigations into the geology, biology, anthropology and history of New York.

New York State Portal

The New York State Portal is the gateway to New York state government Web sites and information. The site includes selected resources on federal, county, and local government.

The Picture Collection, from the New York Public Library, Mid-Manhattan Library

The Picture Collection Online presents more than 30,000 digitized images from books, magazines, and newspapers as well as original photographs, prints, and postcards, mostly created before 1923.

September 11 Digital Archive

The September 11 Digital Archive uses electronic media to collect, preserve, and present the history of September 11, 2001 and its aftermath.

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