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.
Clarke Family Correspondence
A collection of family correspondence between 1850 and 1920. Mary Gale Clarke labeled and categorized much of family correspondence but the author's name and date.
Fair Advertisement from 1898

Photographs, newspaper articles, postcards, and ephemera from and pertaining to the Agricultural Fair held in Dryden, New York.

 

Edmund Blunt Topographic Map Collection

This collection consists of 66 maps of Newburgh and the surrounding area created between 1852 and 1858.

Erie Canal Photograph Collection
Photographs of the Erie Canal in and around Schenectady, New York. Includes images of the construction of the canal and architectural features of the canal, such as aqueducts, bridges and locks.
Family Bible Records  Schoharie County NY
This collection contains an index of Family Bibles.
Frederick Douglass' Paper
A collection of the mid-19th century anti-slavery newspaper, the Frederick Douglass' Paper, a successor to Douglass’ first abolitionist paper, The North Star.
Glen Cove Public Library Photograph Collection
Photographs and descriptions of buildings in Glen Cove, Long Island.
James E. Horton Collection
Three 19th century diaries of James E. Horton, resident of Newburgh, NY.
John Quincy Adams Ward Papers Digital Collection
This collection contains materials from the papers of sculptor John Quincy Adams Ward, 1800-1933.
Julia Lawrence Hasbrouck Collection

Julia Lawrence Hasbrouck's diaries (1838-1841), and portraits of the Hasbrouck and Lawrence families.

Little Falls Public Library Collection

This collection contains photographs of when the Little Falls Public Library was a residence and competitions for the Little Falls Camera Club, and other materials relating to Little Falls.

Lydia Sayer Hasbrouck Dress Reform Collection

Issues of the women's dress reform newspaper, The Sibyl, created by Lydia Sayer.

Diving into the Hudson River

Images and historical documents related to the history of the Palisades region and the Palisades Interstate Park in New Jersey.

North Star
A collection of the anti-slavery newspaper, The North Star, published by noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass in the mid-19th century.
Radical Abolitionist
A collection of the Radical Abolitionist newspaper published by the Central Abolition Committee during the mid-19th century.
Samuel F. B. Morse Collection

Preliminary architectural plans by Samuel F. B. Morse and his architect Alexander Jackson Davis for the renovation of the Locust Grove mansion.

San Luis Observatory
This collection contains materials related to the San Luis project.
Saugerties, NY History Collection

Maps, photographs, postcards, and ephemera relating to Saugerties history.

New York Heritage Logo in Greyscale

Materials from the Town of Montezuma

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