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How to Search

  • Use Global Search above or at the top of each page to search across all collections. Enter a simple keyword such as a name, subject, place or artist.
  • Click on a link below to go to a specific collection area. Choose “Objects, Photographs, Manuscripts, Ships Plans,” “Books and Periodicals,” or “Regional Oral History Database
  • Use Browse in the navigation bar to see a list of subjects, object name, and artist, maker or author.
  • Use Search to narrow down your keyword search by typing one or more terms into a specific field such as title or geographic name.
  • Narrow your search results by selecting “images only” to see records with attached images, or sort by “object name” to see similar items together, such as photographs.
  • Explore Features to see past exhibitions, special collections, and interpreted content. New features will be added regularly.
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