Bryant Room Local History Collection

Bryant Hall
Greetings Postcard
Clock Tower

History of the Bryant Library

About Roslyn

Timeline of Roslyn History

View Historic Postcards

From the Bryant Room

Collections Inventory

Reminiscences of My Boyhood
in Roslyn by Roy Moger

William C. Bryant

NYPL Photos of W. C. Bryant
Mackay History
Christopher Morley

Local Interest

Roslyn Landmark Society
Roslyn Schools
Roslyn Village
Town of North Hempstead
Village of East Hills
Village of Roslyn Estates
Village of Roslyn Harbor

Long Island Interest
Long Island Genealogy
Long Island Maps
Newspaper: Brooklyn Daily Eagle 1841-1902
L.I. Forum Index

Welcome to the Bryant Library Archives!
Established in 1953 and located in the Bryant Room, the library's Local History collection is the primary resource for information on the history and heritage of the Roslyn area of Long Island.

Materials include 19th and 20th century books, maps, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters and documents. Special holdings in the collection include materials on William Cullen Bryant, Clarence H. Mackay and Christopher Morley.



The Bryant Room is open to the public, but hours may vary. Please call the library at (516) 621-2240, ext. 1, for an appointment.


10:00 AM - 3:45 PM


10:00 AM - 1:45 PM


10:00 AM - 3:45 PM


Permission to reproduce, publish or display
whole text articles must be obtained from
the Bryant Library Archivist.


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