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{{FHCpage|location=New York}}The New York City FHC is a small branch of the Salt Lake Family History Library. We have access to their collection of over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed records. Additionally, patrons can access our ~3000 on-site microfilms and 9 family history subscription websites for free.
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New York]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[New York (Manhattan) County, New York|New York (Manhattan) County]]'' [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''New York City Family History Center'''
  
Center Contacts and Hours  
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{{FHCpage|location=New York}}The New York City FHC located in midtown Manhattan is a small branch of the Salt Lake Family History Library. We have access to their collection of over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed records. Additionally, patrons can access our ~3000 on-site microfilms and 9 family history subscription websites for free.
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=== Center Contacts and Hours ===
  
 
'''Location & Map:'''  
 
'''Location & Map:'''  
  
'''Address:''' 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023''
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'''Address:''' 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023  
:1st Floor''
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::[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=NY,+125+Columbus+Avenue&hl=en&sll=40.233805,-123.81875&sspn=0.023425,0.045447&vpsrc=0&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
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:*[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=NY,+125+Columbus+Avenue&hl=en&sll=40.233805,-123.81875&sspn=0.023425,0.045447&vpsrc=0&t=m&z=16 Location on Map]
  
 
'''Phone:  ''' 212-799-2414  
 
'''Phone:  ''' 212-799-2414  
  
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net]
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net]  
  
'''Open Hours: '''
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'''Open Hours:'''  
:*'''Tues, Wed, Thurs''' 10am-9pm,
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:*'''Fri''' 10am-6pm,
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:*'''Sat''' 10am-5pm  
 
:*'''Sat''' 10am-5pm  
::Closed Sunday & Monday  
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:*Closed Sunday & Monday & Major Holidays
  
'''Holiday Schedule:''' We will be closed Saturday October 1, 2011, Thanksgiving week Nov 22-26, 2011,  and for the Christmas holiday Dec 20-31, 2011.  
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'''Holiday Schedule:''''''&nbsp;2013-May 29'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">&nbsp;(10a-3p), May 31, June 1,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">July 4, Oct 5, Nov 25-30, Dec 23-Jan 4</span>
  
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==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
==== Upcoming Events  ====
  
:October 18, 2011-Tuesday evening from 6-8pm we are offering a class on Finding Your Hispanic Roots. The class will be on the 3rd floor (signs will be posted). &nbsp;Free of charge.
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
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We have specialized help in African-American genealogy, and Hispanic genealogy. &nbsp;Please call for an appointment.
  
 
==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
:*We have 3000 + films in our permanent collection. &nbsp;To view this list, order films by mail, and other links that may be of interest, please visit our blog. &nbsp;'''www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com'''
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:*We have 3000 + films in our permanent collection. To view the list of our permanent collection and other links that may be of interest, please visit our blog. &nbsp;'''www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com'''
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*[http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.&nbsp;
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.&nbsp;
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*''We have 3 film readers, 4 computers, and 2 microfilm/fiche readers/scanners and printers.''
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:*The scanners &amp; film readers can be reserved for up to 2 hours. **To sign up you can email me,​ call or [https:/​/​spreadsheets.google.com/​ccc?​key=0AhDhng7GnC3mdFRieW56d0hxSFFMY19WOHY0ZF9DWkE&amp;hl=en click here]
  
 
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
  
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  
 
''(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)''  

Revision as of 20:26, 13 May 2013

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

The New York City FHC located in midtown Manhattan is a small branch of the Salt Lake Family History Library. We have access to their collection of over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed records. Additionally, patrons can access our ~3000 on-site microfilms and 9 family history subscription websites for free.

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

Address: 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023

Phone:   212-799-2414

E-mail: ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tues, Wed, Thurs 10am-9pm
  • Fri 10am-6pm
  • Sat 10am-5pm
  • Closed Sunday & Monday & Major Holidays

'Holiday Schedule:' 2013-May 29 (10a-3p), May 31, June 1, July 4, Oct 5, Nov 25-30, Dec 23-Jan 4



Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings


Center Resources

We have specialized help in African-American genealogy, and Hispanic genealogy.  Please call for an appointment.

Collections

  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • We have 3000 + films in our permanent collection. To view the list of our permanent collection and other links that may be of interest, please visit our blog.  www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 3 film readers
  • 4 computers
  • 2 microfilm/micro-fiche film reader/scanners
  • The scanners & film readers can be reserved for up to 2 hours. **To sign up you can email me,​ call or [https:/​/​spreadsheets.google.com/​ccc?​key=0AhDhng7GnC3mdFRieW56d0hxSFFMY19WOHY0ZF9DWkE&hl=en click here]

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Mesa and Logan FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links

(Include links to other websites of interest to those who visit your center such as links to the city, county and state wiki pages where your center is located.)


Volunteer at the Center

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