Archival Resources

The HES Archives Committee has created these lists of archival resources from suggestions made by the HES membership. The Committee encourages members to continue to build on these resources by suggesting additional collections or archive sites. Please contact Mary Ann Dzuback, Archives Committee chair, at: with your additions or suggestions.

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American Antiquarian Society

The Children's Books collection holds 1,850 pedagogical children's books (school texts, Sunday School books, and primers).  Those published before 1801 and after 1820 can be searched on the AAS online catalog.  Those published between 1801 and 1820 are in process of being cataloged, and more are available on a regular basis.  The AAS also has one of the largest collections of children's literature in the U.S. and a large collection of picture books.

Located at 185 Salisbury Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-1634