Department of History
Matthew R. Ballard, MLS
34 E. Park Street
Albion, NY 14411
Men constructing a barn - unidentified glass plate negative
A weekly publication authored by County Historian, Matthew R. Ballard, starting with v. 1, no. 1 (2015) and appearing within the Orleans Hub and Batavia Daily News. The column is digitally archived through the Drake Memorial Library at The College at Brockport (SUNY). An index is available under the "Indexes to Collections" section.
A listing of all monograph (book) materials available in the Department of History, including published and unpublished books and manuscripts. The rare book collection includes local histories, published genealogies, unpublished compiled genealogies, city directories, telephone books, and local high school yearbooks.
Shelf List: This listing is organized by shelf location (Library of Congress Call Number).
Subject List: This listing is organized by primary subject area (Library of Congress).
Title List: This listing is organized by title.
Condition Reports & Ledger Inventories
Various inventories and condition reports for miscellaneous ledgers/books. Each report contains information about contents and specific names found within. Note that accession numbers with collection number 001 are items found within the collection.
Bank of Orleans Charter (2018.001.003)
County Directory - 1860 (2018.001.007)
Farmers Bank of Orleans Ledger (2018.001.001)
Farmers Bank of Orleans: Discount Ledger (2018.001.002)
Grand Jury Ledger - 1882-1883 (2018.001.005)
Hatch Blacksmith Account Ledger (2018.001.008)
Hill Farmer's Day Book (2018.001.004)
Justice of the Peace Docket - Ridgeway (2018.001.006)