Teaching and Research with Archival Collections

Some Useful Articles

These articles outline some ways you can analyze archival and museum objects with your classes. (Note: links may require a sign-in with Baruch credentials.)

Images from the Baruch College Archives

Colorized photograph of Hartwig Baruch in a theatrical pirate costume, shaking his fists above his head.

Hartwig Baruch, brother of Bernard Baruch, performing as an actor, ca. late 1890s, from the Hartwig Baruch Collection.

Ideas for Assignments with Archival Documents

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Jessica Wagner Webster
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This guide was written with the support of, and in consultation with, Baruch College's Center for Teaching and Learning.

This guide includes some material originally written by Professor Emeritus Sandra Roff, previously Archivist at Baruch College. 

Many thanks to the following colleagues for their input:

Katherine Tsan

Pamela Thielman

Sarah Rappo

Annie Tummino

Colleen Bradley-Sanders

Thomas Cleary

Elizabeth Heath

Sarah Bishop