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Local Sites (Resources)


Binghamton University Libraries

4400 Vestal Parkway East
Vestal, NY 13850
607-777-2194 or 607-777-2000

Broome County Local History & Genealogy Center

Use the "Local History" Tab. This is a cooperative facility that combines the staff and resources of the Broome County Historical Society, Broome County Historian, & Broome County Public Library.

Broome County Public Library 2nd Floor
185 Court Street
Binghamton, NY 13901

Library Phone 607-778-6400
Local History Center Phone 607-7783572
Roger Luther Br. Co. Historian phone 607-778-2076                          

Broome County Public Library

185 Court Street
Binghamton, NY 13901

Woodward Files

The Woodward Files are 3 x 5 card files prepared by Shirley Woodward, former County Historian, over the last 30+ years about families in Broome County. The information was abstracted from censuses, church records, newspapers, scrapbooks, etc. There are two copies available. One is in the Broome County Local History & Genealogy Center and the other at the Family History Center located in Vestal. For more information, contact one of those locations.

 Latter Day Saints Family History Centers

305 Murray Hill Road
Vestal, NY 13850   
Tue. & Sat. - Noon to 3 pm
607-797-3900 at above hours


430 Montrose Turnpike
Owego, NY 13827

Wed. 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm & Thu. 10 am - 2 pm


Coburn Free Library

275 Main Street
Owego, NY 13827
607-687-3520                                                                                              (Rhode Island material)

Tioga County Historical Society

110 Front Street
Owego, NY 13827

Vestal Public Library

320 Vestal Parkway East
Vestal Parkway East
Vestal, NY 13850
607-754-4244                                                                                        (Mayfloer books etc.)


If you would like something added to this list, contact the STGS Webmaster by e-mail. Revised March 2020