Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
A choice painting collection that dates to the early 19th century. It includes works by such notables as Henry Walton, whose lithographs depict mid-19th century life, and Alison Mason Kingsbury Bishop, an exemplar of a mid-twentieth century modernist style. From 2009 to early 2010 it was on display in a successful rotating exhibit “Historic Paintings Unwrapped” featuring different works each month.
Historic photographs of Hofstra University.
A collection of photographs documenting the Jewish community in Buffalo and the Greater Niagara region from the early 20th century to present day.
Photographs and documents relating to The Junior League of Buffalo, a volunteer organization known for its community work in the Western New York region.