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Search the card and online catalogs under United States-History-Revolution-Registers, lists, etc. Please see also A Guide to Military History Guides.Manuscripts, Newspapers, Broadsides, Maps & Periodicals Manuscripts The Manuscript Department's holdings generated by, and relating to, the American Revolution are extensive, both in breadth and depth.On-site users can access digitized primary source documents from the New-York Historical Society in Gateway to North America: The People Places, & Organizations of 19th Century New York and digitized Revolutionary War Orderly Books.
All of these finding aids can be searched through a full-text searchable database.
Klingenstein Library and its programming is provided by Ruth and Sid Lapidus, the New York State Education Department, Library Division, and Placer Partners.
Important support for processing and digitizing the Library’s collections is provided by The Henry Luce Foundation, the Robertson Foundation, The Archives and Catalogues Program of the Leon Levy Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, The Pine Tree Foundation of New York, the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, the Peck Stacpoole Foundation, and METRO New York.
Other subscription databases include American National Biography, American Periodical Series, Ancestry.com, Grove Art Online, Harper's Weekly, Journal of American History, JSTOR Early Journal Content, New York Online Virtual Library, Oxford English Dictionary, and Pro Quest Historical Newspapers New York Times. This guide covers the years 1775 to 1783, with the inevitable steps forward and backward.
The geographic scope reflects the library collections for this time period: all 13 colonies and the contiguous territories.