Exhibition: A Window onto NYC History: The View from St. John’s University’s Archival Collections

Exhibition Dates: October 6-24, 2014
M-Tu 10-4; Th-Fr 9:30-2:30, Wed by appointment
Opening Reception: October 6, 2014
5:30 pm -7:00 pm
Location: Chin Ying Asian Library, Sun Yat-sen Hall, St. John’s University, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Queens, NY 11439


The exhibition highlights more than a dozen collections with connections to the history of New York City. The wide-ranging collections include those that focus on tennis, music and art, science, politics, criminal justice, World War II, the Catholic Church, and Irish-American organizations. The exhibition will be held in the Chin Ying Asian Library, which features carved panels from the Republic of China Pavilion at the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair.

This event is part of New York Archives Week 2014.

For more information, contact us at 718-990-1465 or archives@stjohns.edu.


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