Collections

Grande Glass Plates Collection

Depicts life in Saratoga Springs, New York from a "local" perspective as captured by photographer Harry B. Settle and a few aspiring photographers.

W.S. Teator Glass Plate Negative Collection

Images taken by William Seward (Will) Teator (1860-1930), between 1890 and 1910, of Upper Red Hook (N.Y.) scenes, people, family groups, buildings, etc.

Walt Whitman Collection
Photographs of the birth place and a manuscript of Walt Whitman.
Walter T. Shirley Collection
Photographs and meeting minutes from Shirley's real estate business.
Wantagh Fire Department
Photographs and documents relating to the Wantagh Fire Department in Wantagh, NY
Wantagh Local History
Photos, documents and ephemera of Wantagh, NY.
Wantagh Museum
Images and records documenting the restoration of the Wantagh Train Station into the Wantagh Museum.
Wantagh People
Photographs of various members in the Wantagh, NY Community
Wantagh Railroad Elevation Project
Photographs taken during the renovation of the Babylon Line of the Long Island Rail Road.
Wantagh School Collection
Items relating to the schools of Wantagh, NY
War Diaries
This collection contains images of diaries belonging to American men who served in various wars, including the Civil War, World War I, and World War II.
War of 1812
Photographs, letters, maps, drawings, and documents relating to the War of 1812.
Ward Manor

Historic photographs documenting activities and experiences at Ward Manor.

Ward Manor Collection

A collection of postcards and photographs of Ward Manor in the 1920's. Ward Manor was a home for the poor and elderly as well as a summer camp for youth.

Warder Cadbury Sheet Music Collection
This collection contains documents and images of sheet music that was played during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Washingtonville Historic Photograph Collection

Historic photographs of local subjects from Washingtonville and Blooming Grove’s past.

Washingtonville Historic Postcard Collection

Postcards depicting various street scenes and local landmarks of Washingtonville and Blooming Grove.

Waterbury Mill
Photographs and business documents relating to the Waterbury Mill, a felt mill in Oriskany, New York in operation for over a century.
Watertown City Directories
The Watertown City Directory digital collection contains a subset of the City Directories located in the Flower Memorial Library (Watertown, NY).
Watertown High School Yearbooks Collection
This collection contains issues of the Annual published between 1907 and 2010.
Watervliet Businesses
This collection consists of images of businesses and industries located in and around Watervliet, N.Y. in the early 1900's.
Watson Family Photographs
This collection contains photographs and diaries of the Watson family, who are known for their involvement with the Memorial Art Gallery.
Watson Film Scrapbook
A scrapbook compiled by Emily Sibley Watson containing newspaper clippings and correspondence relating to her son, James Sibley Watson, Jr.’s filmmaking career in the early 20th century.