- Call number
- MssCol 162
- Physical description
- 5 linear feet (39 v. and 3 boxes)
- Preferred Citation
- Autograph book collection, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Collection consists of autograph albums compiled by individual collectors. Some volumes contain entries of personal friends and acquaintances of the collector; others have signatures, letters and cards from political and public figures. Many of the albums are in scrapbook form.
Source of acquisitionGift, purchase and transfer, Various
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328