New York City New York Family History Center

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<p><i><a href="United States">United States</a> <img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /> <a _fcknotitle="true" href="New York">New York</a><img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /><a href="New York (Manhattan) County, New York">Manhattan</a></i>&#160;<img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /> <b>New York City Family History Center</b>
 
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''(Add a brief paragraph about your center here and the area it serves. Information in italics below is guidance for you and should be deleted as you fill out the page. Remove italics from other text by selecting the text and clicking the "I"&nbsp;box in the Toolbar above.)''<br>  
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</p><p>The <b>New York City FHC</b> located in midtown Manhattan&#160;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  ===
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<h3> Center Contacts and Hours  </h3>
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''
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<p><b>Location and Map:</b>
 
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</p><p><b>Address:</b> 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023
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<dl><dd><ul><li>1st Floor
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</li><li>&lt;a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=NY,+125+Columbus+Avenue&amp;hl=en&amp;sll=40.233805,-123.81875&amp;sspn=0.023425,0.045447&amp;vpsrc=0&amp;t=m&amp;z=16"&gt;Location on Map&lt;/a&gt;
 
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<p><b>Phone: &#160;</b> 212-799-2414
 
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</p><p><b>E-mail:</b> &lt;a href="mailto:ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net"&gt;ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net&lt;/a&gt;  
'''Open Hours:'''
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</p><p><b>Open Hours:</b>
 
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
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<dl><dd><ul><li><b>Tues, Wed, Thurs&#160;</b>10am-9pm&#160;  
 
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</li><li><b>Fri</b>&#160;10am-6pm
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</li><li><b>Sat</b> 10am-5pm&#160;  
 
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</li><li>Closed Sunday &amp; Monday &amp; Major Holidays
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=== Calendar and Events  ===
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<p><b>Holiday Schedule:</b> 2014- CLOSURES- Mar 15 closing at 3pm, Apr 5, Jul 4, Oct 4, Nov 25-29, Dec 23-Jan3
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==== Class Schedule  ====
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<h3> Calendar and Events  </h3>
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
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<h4> Upcoming Events  </h4>
 
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<h4> Class Schedule  </h4>
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<h4> Staff Training Meetings  </h4>
 
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'''Event:&nbsp; '''<u>'''Staff Training'''</u>  
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<h3> Center Resources  </h3>
 
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<p>We have specialized help in African-American genealogy, and Hispanic genealogy. &#160;Please call for an appointment.
'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''<u>'''Using Screen Shots and Microsoft One Note to do Family History Research'''</u>  
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<h4> Collections  </h4>
'''Date:&nbsp; Tuesday, April 26, 2011'''
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<dl><dd><ul><li><a href="https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog"><b>Family History Library Catalog:</b></a> This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.  
 
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</li><li>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. <b><a href="http://www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com">www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com</a></b>
'''Time:&nbsp; 11 AM, 2 PM &amp; 7 PM'''
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'''Place:&nbsp; Oakland Family History Classroom'''
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<h4> Databases and Software  </h4>
 
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<dl><dd><ul><li><b><a _fcknotitle="true" href="FHC Portal">FHC Portal</a></b> 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.
'''Instructor:&nbsp; Cheryl Teare'''
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'''In this class you will learn how to capture information from lots of resources and organize those resources into an easy to use system without wasting paper or printer ink.&nbsp; Retreiving information is a snap once you've captured it!&nbsp;&nbsp;'''&nbsp;  
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<h4> Hardware and Equipment  </h4>
 
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</li><li>2 microfilm/microfiche film reader/scanners
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</li><li>The scanners and film readers can be reserved for up to 2 hours. **To sign up you can email us,​ call or <span class="fck_mw_template">{{NYCfhc}}</span>
 
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<h3> Center Services  </h3>
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
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<p><i>(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the <a href="Mesa Family History Center">Mesa</a> and <a href="Logan Utah Family History Center">Logan</a> FHC pages for examples.)</i>
 
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==== Collections  ====
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<h3> Resources in the Local Area<br>  </h3>
:*[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.  
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<p><i>(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.)</i>
:*''(List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)''
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==== Databases and Software  ====
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:*[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. ''(Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)''
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==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
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=== Center Services  ===
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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Revision as of 16:15, 3 April 2014

<a href="United States">United States</a> <img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /> <a _fcknotitle="true" href="New York">New York</a><img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /><a href="New York (Manhattan) County, New York">Manhattan</a> <img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b1/Gotoarrow.png" _fck_mw_filename="Gotoarrow.png" alt="" /> New York City Family History Center

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.

<img src="/learn/wiki/en/images/3/34/Newyorknewyorkcityfhc.jpg" _fck_mw_filename="Newyorknewyorkcityfhc.jpg" _fck_mw_location="right" _fck_mw_width="300" alt="Newyorknewyorkcityfhc.jpg" class="fck_mw_right" style="width: 300;" />

Contents

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:

Address: 125 Columbus Ave, NY, NY 10023

Phone:   212-799-2414

E-mail: <a href="mailto:ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net">ny_newyorkcity@ldsmail.net</a>

Open Hours:

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

Holiday Schedule: 2014- CLOSURES- Mar 15 closing at 3pm, Apr 5, Jul 4, Oct 4, Nov 25-29, Dec 23-Jan3

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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

  • <a href="https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog">Family History Library Catalog:</a> 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. <a href="http://www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com">www.nynyfhc.blogspot.com</a>

Databases and Software

  • <a _fcknotitle="true" href="FHC Portal">FHC Portal</a> 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/microfiche film reader/scanners
  • The scanners and film readers can be reserved for up to 2 hours. **To sign up you can email us,​ call or click here


Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the <a href="Mesa Family History Center">Mesa</a> and <a href="Logan Utah Family History Center">Logan</a> 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

(Include information here about the volunteers you are looking for.)