Browse Collections (7 total)

Pandemic Stories

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Pandemic Stories is a digital collection of Greater New Haven residents' experiences during the 2020 Coronavirus pandemic.



The Map Collection contains 135 maps of New Haven and Connecticut, dating roughly from the late 1800's to the early 2000's. We have reproduced a…

New Haven Free Public Library Images


The New Haven Free Public Library Images collection, housed in the Library’s administrative offices, consists primarily of photographs documenting the…

Connecticut Postcards


The Connecticut Postcard Collection includes about 300 postcards of of sites outside of New Haven, mostly dating from 1900-1920.

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New Haven Postcards


The Library's New Haven Postcard Collection consists of approximately 50 postcards of New Haven sites. They range in date from the early 1900's to the…

New Haven Redevelopment Photos


In the late 1950's, New Haven began an extensive, federally funded redevelopment project aimed at eradicating blight and revitalizing the city. Entire…



Located in the Local History Room, the New Haven Public Library's photograph collection contains black and white photographs ranging in date from the…