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Welcome to the Ferguson Library's place for local and state history research. In addition to our digital collections, the library provides a wide variety of physical documents and research materials at our Main Library, DiMattia Building in downtown Stamford, Connecticut.

The Ferguson Library's Local Historical and Genealogical collection consists of books, manuscripts, periodicals, maps and city directories.

City directories from 1879 to 1966 and high school yearbooks for limited years are available on microfilm.

Recently Added Items

You're the reason why!: Stamford YMCA fall program (1982)

YMCAPamphlets012.pdf

Printed booklet from the Young Men's Christian Association in Stamford, Connecticut with the schedule of activities for the fall of 1982. The booklet…

Especially for you

YMCAPamphlets010.pdf

Membership brochure for the Young Men's Christian Association in Stamford, Connecticut for 1959. The brochure provides information about the types of…

The Stamford Y.M.C.A. and Y.W.C.A. of Tomorrow

YMCAPamphlets09.pdf

Announcement from the Young Men's Christian Association and Young Women's Christian Association in Stamford, Connecticut about their intention to hold…