Collections

Acorn Stove Trade Cards
This collection features Acorn Stove trade cards from the collection of the Albany County Historical Association. The cards were created after 1850 to advertise Acorn Stoves, which were manufactured by the Albany company, Rathbone and Sard.
Battenkill Inspired
This collection contains images and documents related to the Battenkill River and surrounding area.
Brentwood Postcards
Historic postcards and advertisements of Brentwood, NY.
Charles Rand Penney Trail

Charles Rand Penney was a prominent collector. The Charles Rand Penney Trail unites his collections of Pan-American Exposition souvenirs, Papua New Guinea artifacts, Niagara County historical items, Larkin Company ephemera, and Niagara Falls artwork.

DeRuyter Town History Postcard Collection
Photographic postcards documenting the town of DeRuyter and surrounding areas in the early to mid-20th century.
Endicott-area Photographs & Postcards
This collection contains photographs and postcards that share the history of the Village of Endicott.
Garden City General Collection
Items of local historic Interest from the collections of residents and other sources
Gayer Collection
Historic glass and film negatives, prints, and postcards documenting life along New York State’s canals, including the Erie Canal, Black River Canal, and Champlain Canal from the collection of Albert Gayer.
Geneva Historical Society Postcard Collection
A collection of postcards depicting Geneva, New York during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Gold Coast Historic Postcards
Historic postcards from Long Island’s Gold Coast.
Hicksville Historic Photographs

Photographs, Newspaper clipping, and postcards from Hicksville, NY.

Hicksville Historic Postcards

Historic postcards from Hicksville, New York.

Historic Postcards from Sardinia, NY
A collection of photographic postcards depicting the rural town of Sardinia, New York in the early 20th century.
Hudson River Night Boat Collection

Historic images of the Hudson River Night Boats.

Industries of Old New Hartford Collection
Photographs and postcards depicting early industries in New Hartford, New York during the late 19th century to mid-20th century.
Street Scene In The Ashokan District, Near Brown's Station, In The Catskills NY Site Of N Y Water Supply

Images and documents relating to life in the Town of Olive up until the reservoir was built, including communities that were lost during the construction of the reservoir.

Locust Historical Collection

Historical photographs and postcards of Locust Valley, NY.

Locust Valley Historical Collection
Historical photographs and postcards of Locust Valley, NY.
Parkway Sweepstakes 1908

Items related to the history of the Long Island Motor Parkway.

Madden Collection

Historic glass negatives, prints, and postcards depicting the Erie Canal and other waterways in New York and Canada from the collection of Emily and J. Hayward Madden of Livonia, NY

Merrick Historical Postcards
Historic postcards from Merrick, NY.
Newark Area History and Views
Postcards and photographs which depict the town of Newark, New York throughout the 20th century.
Newark Public Library History
This collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and documents relating to the Newark Public Library throughout the 20th century.
Oceanside Community

20th century images relating to the people and places in the Oceanside community.

Patterson Historical Society Digital Collection

This collection contains images, postcards, maps, and documents related to Patterson NY history.