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Bronx Research: Home

Includes references to books, archival collections, digital sources and web sites sources helpful in researching the Bronx.


The Library has strong collections on the Bronx.  As N.Y.C.'s northernmost borough, 
the Bronx was the last N.Y.S. county created in 1914. Use links in this guide to access
Bronx primary and secondary sources:

■ Bronx books      ■ Newspapers      ■ Websites      ■ Photographs      

■ Archival collections      ■ Repositories


Dollar Savings Bank (after 1952). Now Emigrant Savings Bank.


Special Collections Librarian

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Janet Munch
Leonard Lief Library, Rm. 230
Lehman College
250 Bedford Park Blvd. West
Bronx, New York 10468-1589