The Local History Room is currently closed to the public. Please call ahead if you would like to access Local History materials.
The East Hampton Public Library has a number of resources to help you learn about East Hampton or your family history. If you would like help with your research, please call ahead and make an appointment with one of our librarians. 860.267.6621.
Local History Room
Our Local History Room contains
- a large collection of historic newspapers from East Hampton
- historic photographs and old postcards of the East Hampton area
- original research on local family histories and local properties
- A small collection of East Hampton History specific books
Before you visit, please read our Local History Room Policy
= Library Card Required
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