New-York Historical Society
July 26, 2022
Last fall, the mighty literary organization PEN, which originated in London as a dining club for writers, celebrated its 100th anniversary.
March 24, 2022
This is the second of our two-part, shorter-than-usual Rare Book Week preview; part I covered book fairs,
November 26, 2021
“Turn Every Page”: Inside the Robert A.
October 2, 2020
April 1, 2020
Yes, we have a public health crisis and a national emergency, nevertheless, today is Census Day in the United States, a day set aside every decade since 1790 to count every person living in the cou
November 5, 2019
New York – This fall, the New-York Historical Society introduces visitors to a little-known artist whose work documented the people and scenes of early America.
April 12, 2016
NEW YORK, NY, April 12, 2016 - The documents that broke baseball’s color barrier and helped spark the Civil Rights Movement will be on view at the New-York Historical Society for a limited t
October 21, 2015
New York, NY, October 20, 2015—Best-known for his appearance on the $10 bill and most recently the subject of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s award-winning musical, Alexander Hamilton continues to capture the
September 18, 2015
New York, NY, September 18, 2015—The New-York Historical Society is proud to display a rare early copy of the Magna Carta, one of the most important historical documents in the world, in an exhibit