As of Monday, August 3, The New York Public Library has expanded grab-and-go service to 30 branch locations as part of our gradual reopening. We hope to reopen even more locations soon. Find details about locations, services, and requirements, and learn more about accessing our remote resources.


New York Typographical Union No. 6. records, 1829-1988.

Collection Data

National Typographical Union (U.S.) (Author)
New-York Typographical Society (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1829 - 1988
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2228
Printers' unions
Content: New York Typographical Union No. 6, representing printers in New York City, was chartered by the National Typographical Union in 1852. The union, founded in 1850 as the New York Printers Union, traces its roots to the New York Typographical Society, founded in 1809. Horace Greeley was the union's first president. The parent organization of New York Typographical Union No. 6 is the International Typographical Union, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Content: The New York Typographical Union No. 6 records contain theunion's constitution; membership rolls; charters; minutes of the executive, regular, membership and discipline committees; dues ledgers; scrapbooks; and printed material,including publications issued by Union No. 6 and its parent, the International Typographical Union.
Ownership: 1966 New York Typographical Union Gift
Ownership: MSS 66M41
Physical Description
Extent: 24.5 linear feet (16 boxes, 143 v.)
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15947003
MSS Unit ID: 2228
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f71588f0-c629-012f-2667-58d385a7bc34
Show filters Hide filters
1 result found