Collection Facts

Extent: 
90 items
Dates of Original: 
1890-2012
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

The Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science include original papers relating to the natural history of western New York State and biographical articles on the scientists who contributed to knowledge within this field. The abstracts of papers and posters presented at the annual Scientific Paper Session are included in issues as well. Topics range from the glaciology of the area, the water levels of Lake Ontario, to the flora of Bergen Swamp and Mendon Ponds Park. The Proceedings have been published on an irregular schedule since 1890.

Scope of Collection

This collection includes 90 volumes of the Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science beginning in 1890 and ending in 2012.