The mission of the LILRC Committee on Local History is to strengthen documentary and historical programs (i.e., archives, manuscripts, and local history collections) in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.
The Committee will assess regional conditions and needs, and recommend regional objectives, priorities, and strategies.
As part of its mission, the Committee will:
- Publicize and encourage support for the New York State Archives.
- Provide support to the Regional Archivist.
- Provide public information on historical records programs.
- Advocate improvement of the historical documentation of Long island.
Revised: March 14, 2016
Nicole Menchise, LILRC Representative
Melanie Cardone-Leathers, Longwood Public Library
Mamie Eng, Henry Waldinger Memorial Library
Gregory Hunter, LIU/Palmer School, Library and Information Science
Antonia Mattheou, Chair, Huntington Town Clerk’s Archives
Kristen J. Nyitray, Stony Brook University, Melville Library
Sharon Pullen, Suffolk County Historic Documents Library
David Ranzan, Adelphi University Swirbul Library