Collections

William Suydam letters
A collection of letters written by William Suydam during the Civil War.
William Thompson Howell Photographs

Glass plate negatives taken by William Thompson Howell as he explored the New York Highlands.

William Wallace Farley Papers
Papers of an Albany businessman and politician.
Willie Family Civil War Collection

Documents relating to Frederick Willie and his service in the Civil War.

Willsborough Town Book
This collection consists of the Willisborough Town Book, beginning on the 8th day of 1786.
Wing Roberts Collection
The Wing/Roberts collection contains documents, letters, transcripts, photographs and glass plate negatives related to the Wing/Roberts Family of Glens Falls, New York.
Winston C. Perry Jr. Collection

Photographs and ephemera either donated or lent to the Nyack Library by Winston C. Perry, Jr. This includes images of local landscapes, architecture, people, and events.

A View at Lakeland postcard

The Witherill Postcard Collection contains mailed and unmailed postcards of businesses, structures, and local scenes of Cazenovia, NY and its vicinity.

WIVB-TV Television News Film and Video Archives

This is a collection of WIVB-TV archival news clips, stories, and programs primarily spanning a period from the mid-1960s through the early 1990s. The collection is drawn from the station’s news film and 3/4 inch videotape archives.

WKBW-TV Television News Film and Video Archives

This is a collection of WKBW-TV videotape segments highlighting the last 60 years of television news. The segments are primarily economic, political and featured segments produced by the Buffalo New York television station WKBW-TV since 1958.

Onieda Community Silverplate Ad, 1955

This collection of advertisements, objects, periodical articles, photographs, and diary entries gives a window into the roles of women in the Oneida Community and the companies that it founded.

Two mothers and their young children, sitting outside

Photographs of women from the general file of women in Cayuga County.

Women of Fayetteville Collection

The Women of Fayetteville collection comprises images of Fayetteville women and their activities dating back to the 19th century.

Women's Rights Collection
Photographs and documents relating to women’s suffrage. The items in this collection are from or connected to Seneca Falls, New York.
Women's Studio Workshop Collection

Selected materials from Women's Studio Workshop, including drawings, etchings, mixed media works, photographs, and artist's books.

Fleming NY Petition

Petitions signed by men and women in various towns of New York State in support of women's suffrage.

Woodstock Artists Association and Museum Collection

Paintings from the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, featuring the work of American artists who have lived and created in the Woodstock region.

Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild Collection

Drawings, woodcuts, ceramics and photographs, largely created at the Byrdcliffe Art Colony in Woodstock, NY.

Working on the Erie Canal
The “Working on the Erie Canal” collection contains photographs and documents relating to the canal and its workers.
World War 2 Fallen Sons
This collection consists of newspaper articles about the men from Middleburgh, NY and the surrounding area who died in World War II.
World War I Collection

Documents, correspondence, and photographs related to World War I.

World War I Era Postcard Collection
This collection is a collection of World War I-era postcards that were a gift to Union College from William Nelson Potter Dailey, a member of the class of 1884.
World War II Letters of Virgil Deyo

Letters written by Staff Sergeant Virgil Deyo during his service in World War II.

World's Fair Items Dr. Best House & Medical Exhibit
This collection contains items relating to the World’s Fair.
WPA Fine Arts Projects in Rochester
This collection includes drawings, photographs, and posters created for the WPA  Federal Arts Project in the Rochester, New York region during the late 1930s.