Peek Inside The Enormous Vault Where NYC's Oldest Records Are Kept Safe

Gothamist has been producing some pretty interesting videos lately, and this one featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the City’s Department of Records is no exception.

[The Department of Records] is charged with maintaining a physical and virtual library full of municipal resources; obtaining, cataloguing, and digitizing the records from the city’s 50 agencies; and responding to thousands of requests from genealogists, historians, and members of the public who want to inspect the department’s treasures.

Check out the accompanying article for more on the NYC Department of Records.

New York City Records and Info

via Gothamist

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