Freeport Memorial Library

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  • Digital Images:
    A collection of materials from the Freeport Historical Society and Freeport Library.
  • Music Scores, Playbills & Programs:
    Freeport has a rich history that includes many talented musicians, composers, actors and Vaudeville performers.This collection has been retrieved from our archives in order to rescue the ephemera from physical decay and be made available to the public.
  • American Legion Post 342:
    A collection of Meeting Minutes from 1919 through 1927 of the William Clinton Story American Legion Post 342.
  • William Clinton Story (1892-1918) was a 1908 graduate of Freeport High School, where he was salutatorian. He graduated from Princeton in 1913with honors. When the United States entered World War I, he enlisted with the hopes of becoming an aviator. He died near Memphis, TN, during atraining flight. The William Clinton Story Post was named in his honor.
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  • Freeport Memorial Library Board Minutes:
    The Freeport Memorial Library Board of Trustees governs the Library. The Board consists of five members of the community appointed by the School Board for a term of five years. In 2006, the library received a NYS Local Government Records Management Improvement Fund (LGRMIF) grant to microfilm and digitize the board minutes from 1927 to current.

Historical Newspaper Collection:

  • The Leader (1941-2014):
    Circulated locally in Freeport and Baldwin.

Additional Newspapers: