Archives & Special Collections

Manhattan College serves as the final repository for the historical records of Manhattan College and the Brothers of the Christian Schools (also known as the Christian Brothers or the De La Salle Christian Brothers). The College houses the following archival collections:

  • Archives of Manhattan College
  • Archives of the De La Salle Christian Brothers of the legacy New York (NY) District
  • Archives of the De La Salle Christian Brothers of the legacy Long Island-New England (LI-NE) District
  • Christian Brothers of the Midwest District Archives
  • Lasallian Research Collection
  • District of Eastern North America (DENA) Archives
  • Archives of the Christian Brothers Conference
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Image of the Month: December

Faculty Lounge, 1892

Manhattan College administrators and faculty along with a handful of students pose for a photograph in the “Old” Manhattan College Administration building at 131st Street and Broadway.  Featured from the left to right are the eponymous Brother Jasper, Prefect, Athletic Director, and for whom our athletics teams are named, Brother Baldwin, professor of various classes, Brother John Chrysostom, first native American Brother,  and Brother Anthony, President of the College. 

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