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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

Stamford Y. W. C. A. Fall & Winter Schedule 1947-1948

YWCAPamphlets08.pdf

The activity schedule for the Young Women's Christian Association in Stamford, Connecticut for the fall and winter of 1947 to 1948.

YWCA Annual Meeting January 28, 1946

YWCAPamphlets07.pdf

Report from the annual meeting of the Young Women's Christian Association in Stamford, Connecticut held on January 28, 1946. The report shows the…

The times demand: What the Y.W.C.A. has to offer 1944-1945

YWCAPamphlets06.pdf

Pamphlet from the Young Women's Christian Association in Stamford, Connecticut that describes the offerings available for 1944 to 1945. Activities…