Research Catalog

Parkchester Branch records

Title
Parkchester Branch records, 1942-1985.
Author
New York Public Library. Parkchester Branch.
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid

Details

Description
.5 linear foot (2 boxes).
Summary
Reports, program flyers, news clippings and administrative records documenting the Parkchester Branch of The New York Public Library.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • The Parkchester Branch of The New York Public Library began serving the northeast section of the Bronx in 1942 when it was originally housed in the Parkchester Housing Development.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository and on internet.
Call Number
MssArc 5847
OCLC
NYPG04-A33
Author
New York Public Library. Parkchester Branch.
Title
Parkchester Branch records, 1942-1985.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
The Parkchester Branch of The New York Public Library began serving the northeast section of the Bronx in 1942 when it was originally housed in the Parkchester Housing Development. In June 1985 the library moved to its present building along Westchester Avenue. The branch serves a multi-ethnic neighborhood with a growing population of immigrants from India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Africa and the Middle East.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository and on internet.
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Finding Aid
Research Call Number
MssArc 5847
RG 8
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