The Diarists


I would like to express my gratitude to archives that have made their holdings available to me: The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, notably the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, the Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Book Division, and the Paul and Irma Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy; The New-York Historical Society; the Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, New York University; the Museum of the City of New York; the Whitney Museum of American Art; the New York State Library; the Morgan Library and Museum; The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Thomas J. Watson Library; the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music; and the Cooper Union Library in New York City; the Rosenbach Museum and Library and the American Philosophical Library & Museum in Philadelphia; the Lilly Library, Indiana University at Bloomington; the Ellis Library, University of Missouri at Columbia; the Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia; the Archives of American Art and the National Museum of American History [Smithsonian Institution] in New York and Washington, D.C.; the Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut; the Schlesinger Library of Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and the Houghton Library, Harvard College in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Diaries of New York: 1609 - 2009 by Teresa Carpenter

Diaries of New York