AMS Archives

Archivist & Clerk of Council
Sheldon Goldfarb
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AMS Archives are managed by the resident Archivist, Sheldon Goldfarb. He started at the AMS as the archival assistant more than twenty years ago and can provide information on all sorts of obscure and not-so-obscure aspects of the AMS and its history.

To learn more about the AMS, check out some of the stuff Sheldon and his staff have put together for you:

To see a list of AMS records from before 1995, check the AMS Fonds index. For AMS records from the twenty years since then, you can look through the Master Index to the Central Files.


If you want to actually see the records, or if you’d like to see some of our other indexes (for the AMS art collection, club files, publications, renovations files, and more), or if you want more historical information, you can contact the Archivist at or the Archives Assistants at