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Document Showcase - Tourism in New York

This collection consists of a selection of documents highlighting tourism in New York throughout the twentieth century.

The Document Showcase is a regular feature that highlights a topic from State history using records from the New York State Archives. Each Showcase includes sample documents, an historical sketch, and links to educational activities for classroom use.  Images in the Digital Collections provide additional context and relationships.  Please see our full Tourism Showcase for more information.

The records featured in our Tourism Showcase come from the following series:

A3045, Instructional glass lantern slides, New York State Education Department.

A3324, Advertising portfolio of state tourism promotions during 1939 World's Fair, New York State Bureau of State Publicity.

13703-82, Public information photographs, New York State Governor's Office.

Please note that only a portion of these series have been included in this digital collection. Other items exist that are not available online. For more information about this collection or to learn about records not represented in the Digital Collections, please contact our office.

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