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HST 120 Emergence of Modern America

About Special Collections & Archives

Special Collections & Archives includes the Union College Archives, special book collections, manuscripts, maps, photographs, sound recordings, ephemera, artifacts, and other primary source materials which document the College’s history. All accessible to students!

How it works:

  1. Explore our primary source collections using the links below.
  2. Contact us here for help getting started or to schedule your visit.
  3. Locate and use primary sources to make interpretations about the past!

Explore SCA Archival Collections on ArchivesSpace

Explore SCA Rare Books and Published Materials in the Library Catalog

Digital Collections

ARCHES is the home of Digital Collections at Schaffer Library. Browse or search available primary sources online!

Below, find a selection of digital collections specifically related to this course's focus, dating from 1877-1920.