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Special collections at NEHGS

manuscript_guide_storeAmong the holdings of the New England Historic Genealogical Society is an extensive collection of manuscripts dedicated to genealogical and local history material. Filling more than 5,000 feet of shelving and containing over 28 million individual items (some of which date back to the fourteenth century), this collection, known as the R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, offers members an incredible repository of information.

Individual entries are arranged by call number, which groups the items according to format: Continue reading Special collections at NEHGS