HELEN FERRIS TIBBETS COLLECTION OF CHILDREN’S BOOKS AND BOOKS ABOUT CHILDREN’S LITERATURE
This collection was given by Helen Tibbets, a writer, friend of Eleanor Roosevelt and one of the founders of the library in North Salem. These books are not cataloged and are housed in the director’s office. They may be used by the public.
HELEN WHITMAN MEMORIAL HERBAL COLLECTION OF BOOKS ON GARDENING
Helen Whitman owned an herb farm in North Salem and donated her collection of gardening books to the library. They are cataloged and are housed in the director’s office. They may be used by the public.
The library has a small collection of materials relating to the history of North Salem, surrounding towns and Westchester County. It is a good place to start doing research on aspects of local history. For further information contact:
Susie Thompson, town historian
Online resources for local history include:
The library has collections in topics of local interest such as: