Updates

May 3, 2022
Peek inside nyc’s surrogate’s courthouse, a beaux-arts masterpiece - Untapped New York


April 7, 2022
75th birthday gift for dad unveiled amazing link to the nyc past - NBC New York


March 19, 2022
The past is present: The good and bad in saving city records - NY Daily News


March 18, 2022
Discover Your NYC Ancestors with This New Historical Records Database - Thrillist


March 18, 2022
You can now search through 9.3 million historical NYC records for free - TimeOut


March 16, 2022
NYC releases 9.3M historical birth, death, marriage records; here’s what you can learn about your family history - Silive


March 16, 2022
NYC launches online platform with free access to 9.3 million historical birth, death, and marriage records - 6sqft


October 26, 2021
New municipal archives facility, one of largest official repositories in North America, opens at industry city - Brooklyn Daily Eagle  


August 11, 2021
NOTICE: Mailing List for Future Concessions 


July 23, 2021
‘Neighborhood Stories’: Keeping history alive in NYC communities - PIX11


May 2, 2021
A trip down memory lane with a purpose: The Neighborhood Stories Project wants to hear from you - NY Daily News


April 20, 2021
Help New York City Records Tell Your Harlem Neighborhood Story - Harlem World Magazine


December 19, 2020
Waxing romantic on the Bridges of Newtown Creek: Our Neighborhood, The Way it Was - QNS


December 3, 2020
The best NYC-themed gifts for everyone on your list - 6Sqft


September 11, 2020
NOTICE: Solicitation of Vendors to Document the 9/11 Risers


September 2, 2020
What Did Every Building in NYC Look Like in the 1940s? New Website Puts Over 700K Old Tax Photos on the Map - Inside Edition


August 18, 2020
Park Sloper Maps Old Tax Photos on "1940s Street View" Website - Brooklynpaper


July 18, 2020
Brief lesson on the rise of a Long Island City art mecca: Our Neighborhood, The Way it Was - QNS


June 20, 2020
Eight great photos of Queens from long ago our neighborhood the way it was - QNS


June 17, 2020
Julia Weist transforms New York City's archival records into artworks that live in digital public space - Artnews


May 22, 2020
'Victimised and rejected': new work explores the history of artists working in New York and the need for public art - The Art Newspaper


May 21, 2020
Julia Weist’s ‘Public Record’ reveals the long history between New York City and its artists - Document Journal


May 5, 2020
Find out what your NYC building looked like in the 1940s - Time Out New York


April 26, 2020
NYC archive paying tribute to thousands of famous and everyday women - New York Daily News


April 23, 2020
The best Zoom backgrounds for New York City fanatics - Curbed


April 2, 2020
What New York Looked Like During the 1918 Flu Pandemic - NYTimes


March 4, 2020
Ebb & Flow: Tapping into the History of Water Supply - Yahoo Finance


February 6, 2020
Expert Panel Explores the Role Immigrants Play in Creating a NYC Fashion Identity - Harlem World


January 31, 2020
Panel Featuring Immigrant Voices in Fashion Industry - ITV Gold


December 10, 2019
2019 holiday gift guide: 20 gifts for the New Yorker who has it all - 6Sqft


December 09, 2019
Here's Where New York Keeps All its Information About the City - VOA


December 3, 2019
'These Videos Shouldn't Exist': Hours Of Old NYPD Surveillance Films Of Protests Have Been Digitized - Gothamist


November 12, 2019
41 of the Year’s Most Giftable Coffee-Table Books – New York Mag


October 29, 2019
See Rare Documents from the Planning of Central Park at an Illustrated Book Talk – Untapped New York


October 16, 2019
The Green Jewel – The Magazine Antiques


October 14, 2019
15 must-follow Instagram accounts for NYC history lovers - CurbedNY


October 9, 2019
15 Must-Visit Open Access Sites for Open House New York 2019 – Untapped New York


June 10, 2019
Municipal Archives offer a glimpse into New York City’s history – AmNew York


April 30, 2019
Uncovering Central Park: Looking back at the original designs for ‘New York’s greatest treasure’ – 6Sqft


April 29, 2019
Old Photos Offer Time Capsule Into NYC's Past - CBS     


April 25, 2019
The Lower East Side’s forgotten Lung Block: The Italian community lost to ‘slum clearance’ – 6Sqft 


April 20, 2019
Central Park’s design, history illustrated in Municipal Archives’ drawings - AmNewYork


April 19, 2019
Every Building on Every Block: New York in the 1980s – New York Times 


January 29, 2019
New York’s Depression Era Foodways – New York Times


December 28, 2018
Every Building on Every Block: A Time Capsule of 1930s New York – New York Times 


November 7, 2018
Get a glimpse at what NYC homes looked like in the 1940s - CurbedNY


November 7, 2018
See what NYC looked like in the 1940s through 720,000 digitized photos – Pix11


Februray 6, 2018
The NYPD spent decades spying on New Yorkers — now you can see what they collected – Business Insider


December 17, 2017
Unlikely Historians: Materials Collected by NYPD Surveillance Teams, 1960-1975 - GothamToGo


October 25, 2017
LinkNYC Kiosks Will Now Display Historic Photos of NYC Neighborhoods - CurbedNY


October 9, 2017
How Police Surveillance Units Became Unlikely Historians - New York Times


September 27, 2017
Le Carte Antiche Chesvelano New York – La Repubblica (Italia)


September 11, 2017
Seeing the 1960s and '70s through the Lens of the NYPD - Artsy 


September 1, 2017
City's Radical Past Revealed in NYPD Spy Pics - New York Post


March 2, 2017
New York Today: Treasures of Chambers Street – New York Times


April 23, 2016
NYC Instagram accounts to follow - AmNewYork


March 2, 2016
New York Today: Treasures of Chambers Street – New York Times