Access to the Leonia Local History Archives

Individuals may visit the local history room by appointment only.
Please call the library at 201-592-5770.

Archive Rules - Download Archive Rules

  • In the archive no food or drink or the use of ink is allowed.
  • Pencils are provided.
  • Briefcases should be left at the archivist's desk.
  • Photocopying of original material is not permitted except in rare cases.
  • Photography is allowed (digital cameras work extremely well on printed matter).
  • Elementary age children should be accompanied by an adult.
  • Archival material may not be taken out. 

Access "Past Perfect" Digital Archives Online

To search Local History Collection Online, please click here.

The Leonia Library
Local History Collection includes:

  • Books
  • Historical Pamphlets
  • Brochures, and flyers
  • Maps
  • Diaries and journals
  • Letters
  • Newspapers and News clippings
  • Scrapbooks
  • Programs
  • Borough publications and records
  • Oral histories
  • Unpublished manuscripts
  • Photographs and slides
  • Artifacts
  • DVD's
  • Audiovisual documentary materials

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