Found 14 collections related to Visitors' books

American Theatre Wing
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2369
1 linear foot (4 boxes)
Established by the American Theatre Wing during World War II as part of their Stage Door Canteen program, the Merchant Seamen's Club provided services, food, and entertainment to merchant marines passing through the Port of New York. Most... more
P.S. 93 in New York City
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6235
.21 linear feet (1 box)
A record book maintained from 1892-1941 by the girls' department of New York City Public School 93 on Amsterdam Avenue and West 93rd Street. In 1919, P.S. 93 became one of the first all-female junior high schools in New York City. Book includes... more
Collings, Beatrice
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18378
.13 linear feet (1 volume)
Beatrice Collings managed the Royal York hotel (and later, the Royal Albion) in Brighton, England, with her sister's husband, boxing and sports promoter Sir Harry Preston. The vistors' book includes photographs, autographs, sketches, caricatures,... more
Burden, Shirley
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 429
7.5 linear feet (20 boxes)
Shirley Carter Burden (1908-1989), a descendant of Cornelius Vanderbilt, was a prominent American photographer, best known for his pictorial essays exploring aspects of Catholic culture, racial intolerance, and architectural heritage. Burden... more
Contemporaries (Gallery : New York, N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6212
.2 linear feet (1 box)
The Contemporaries gallery, established in New York City in 1952 by Margaret Lowengrund, its Director, represented American graphic artists and promoted the art of printmaking, especially lithography. Margaret Lowengrund (1902-1957) was an... more
Lizard Hotel (England)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18379
.48 linear feet (2 volumes)
Two volumes containing guest signatures and remarks from the Lizard Hotel, Cornwall, England, maintained between 1875-1888 and 1901-1935. The first volume contains sketches and an annotation's that Patricia Cornwell attributed to Jack the Ripper... more
Low's Exchange and Uptown Steamship Office
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3515
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Visitor's register (1886-1891) for Low's Exchange and Uptown Steamship Office of New York City, recording visitor's names, where the visitors are from, and where the visitors are stopping
New York Hardware Club
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2177
.1 linear feet (1 volume)
This volume is the visitor register for the New York Hardware Club. Entries detail the visitor's name, date, address, and member who introduced them to the club
Typophiles (New York, N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3628
67.14 linear feet (157 boxes); 67.19 mb (9 computer files)
The Typophiles is a not-for-profit educational association that encourages the appreciation and production of fine typography and bookmaking through lectures, meetings, and the production of fine examples of the printing arts. The collection,... more
United States. Works Progress Administration (N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 17773
.5 linear feet (2 volumes)
The Works Progress Administration hosted a building at the New York World's Fair, 1939-1940, featuring "documentary presentations of the achievements of the Works Program as a temporary alleviation of mass unemployment." Exhibits included live... more
Books & Co.
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4804
Personal correspondence between Watson and friends and authors; business correspondence and records; and audio and videocassette recordings of readings at the bookstore and records documenting the events held there and the relationships between... more
Williams, William, 1862-1947
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3346
6.81 linear feet (11 boxes, 1 oversized folder)
William Williams was a New York lawyer and the Commissioner of Immigration at Ellis Island for two terms, 1902-1905 and 1909-1913, and the Commissioner of the New York City Department of Water Supply, Gas, and Electricity from 1914 to 1917. His... more
Cornwell, Patricia Daniels
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18365
4.54 linear feet (7 boxes, 2 volumes, 1 oversized folder)
Patricia Cornwell (1956- ) is a contemporary American crime writer. The Patricia Cornwell collection consists of correspondence, photographs, and published material concerning Jack the Ripper collected in the course of her research for her book... more
Orient Hotel (Kansas City, Mo.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 24184
.14 linear feet (1 volume)
The Orient Hotel was located on 9th Street in Kansas City, Missouri in what is known as the Lyceum Building (built in 1895). The hotel, owned by Estes & Greentree, opened in 1907 and was later renamed the Delmar Hotel. The Orient Hotel guest... more
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