We have genealogists who perform in-depth research in the New York Historical Society in New York, New York.
The New York Historical Society archive collections include:
- Manuscripts, periodicals, and newspapers
- Personal and family papers of the very elite, but also includes diaries, ephemera, and correspondence of everyday people
- City directories and maps, with the map collection ranging from the 17th century to the present day
- Records of churches
- A rich collection of military records ranging from the French and Indian war through WWII
- Many museum collections, which include art, paintings, and sculptures
- Photograph collection of New York area in 1839-1945
You can access a research newspaper guide here.
We’ll search records for you and email you digital images of what we find.
Research fees in the New York Historical Society begin at $300 per project.
We also have New York genealogists.
To request in-depth research, request a research quote.