Emailing the Historical Society
If you email the Historical Society, your message and email address may be saved by the Historical Society and we may send you emails in order to inform you of special events or promotions. Email recipients may opt out at any time by following the "unsubscribe" instructions included in the email message.
Any message, material, business information, ideas, concepts, or other information sent to the Historical Society by email will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.
The Historical Society regularly sends email to our website visitors. Email recipients may opt out at any time by following the "unsubscribe" instructions included in the email message. Registrants may subscribe or unsubscribe at any time by changing their email preferences online.
We welcome your participation on our blogs. An email address is required to post comments. The Historical Society will not use these email addresses in any way, unless permission to do so is specifically requested and granted. We will not share these email addresses with any third parties for marketing purposes.
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The Historical Society uses third-party service providers to give you easy ways to share our content with others. The information you provide when using these tools is subject to the third parties' privacy policies.
The New-York Historical Society protects personally and non-personally identifiable information that it receives via the Internet against unauthorized access.
In addition, the Historical Society's website uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption to process online transactions, such as those made through our online store and ticketing systems. By using this technology, online users can feel confident that their personal information is protected from interception by any third party. Sensitive credit card information is not stored on any NYHS Web server and though order information is retained for our records, this information is never shared with other companies or persons. Further, the Historical Society has processes in place to maintain conformance with PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard).
It is important for the user to protect his or herself against unauthorized access to his or her password and computer. We advise that the user use a known and trusted secure connection and to log off when finished using a shared computer. The user should be aware that there is always some risk involved in transmitting information over the Internet. There is also some risk that others could find a way to thwart our security systems. As a result, while we strive to protect your information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security and privacy of any information the user transmits to us, and the user does so at their own risk.
New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024