The Archives & Special Collections division features an array of archival materials on Hunter College and CUNY. Examples of archives in the division include: Hunter College Commencement Programs from 1870, Hunter College Publications including the yearbook Wistarion from 1896, and materials from Hunter College.
All books in Special Collections are catalogued in CUNY+. Below is a list of some highlights in the collection.
Brodhead, John R. ed. Documents Relative to the Colonial History of the State of New York. 15 vols. New York: Weed, Parsons & Co. 1853-1887.
Harper, Ida Husted. The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony; including public addresses, her own letters and many from her contemporaries during fifty years. A story of the evolution of the status of woman. 3 vols. Indianapolis: Hollenbeck Press. 1898-1908.
Ingraham, Edward D. A sketch of the events which preceded the capture of Washington, by the British, on the twenty-fourth of August, 1814. Philadelphia: M. Carey., 1849
Jefferson, Thomas. The writings of Thomas Jefferson : being his autobiography, correspondence, reports, messages, addresses, and other writings, official and private . 9 vols. New York: H. W. Derby. 1861.
Ramsay, David. The history of the American Revolution. Philadelphia: R. Aitken & Son. 1789.