Archives & Special Collections

Leon & Toby Cooperman Library, 4th Floor

695 Park Avenue, East Building

New York, NY 10065
(212) 772-4149

The Archives & Special Collections division at Hunter College houses manuscripts, printed materials, photographs, ephemera, unique objects, and rare books.  Founded in 1870 as The Normal College of the City of New York, a women’s school for training teachers, Hunter’s collections reflect its rich and unique history.  The Archives acquires, preserves and gives access to records of enduring value generated by academic departments, administrative offices, faculty, student organizations, and affiliated organizations. 


Archival Collections / Finding Aids
Research Request Form
Research Guide
Archives and Special Collections Policies
Citing Archival Sources
Reproduction Services

Digitized Sources
The following are digitzed materials from various collections found in Archives & Special Collections.
Commencement Addresses  / Commencement Programs
Highlights from the Hunter College Archives
Hunter College Concert Bureau Collection
Hunter College Pictures on Flickr
Hunter College Presidents Gallery