Resources for Teachers
Brookhiser, Richard. Alexander Hamilton, American (New York: Touchstone, 2000)
Burrows, Edwin G., and Wallace, Mike. Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999)
Chernow, Ron. Alexander Hamilton (New York: Penguin Books, 2004)
Chernow, Ron. Washington: A Life (New York: The Penguin Press, 2010)
The Bonnie and Richard Reiss Graduate Institute for Constitutional History currently offers a variety of programs that enhance the teaching of Constitutional Studies and encourage scholars to increase their involvement in the field:
The interdisciplinary nature of the New-York Historical Society’s collections and exhibitions are ideal for in-depth intellectual discussions. If you are interested in bringing a class to New-York Historical, please visit our online booking system.
College & Graduate Internships
The New-York Historical Society, through the generous support of the Peter Jay Sharp Foundation, offers internships for graduate and undergraduate students, as well as recent graduates each fall, spring and summer.