Welcome to Emma!

Emma is the Catablog of Archives, Manuscripts and Special Collections at the Brooklyn Historical Society. It contains brief overviews and links to fuller information about our archival collections. Using Emma you can:

:: Search our collections by keyword in using the search box to your right

:: Browse the collections by subject category using the drop-down menu to your right

:: Browse the collections alphabetically by the name of their creator using the alphabet list to your right

:: View full finding aids for many collections using the links at the end of each collection description

:: Find out information about our hours, appointments, and other frequently asked questions using the menu bars on your left