Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.

Burt Loescher Collection on Rogers' Rangers in the French and Indian War


Ticonderoga Historical Society

The Ticonderoga Historical Society is a research center and four-story museum housed in the historic Hancock House. The Society’s holdings include more than 7,000 volumes, newspapers, manuscripts, journals and other original ephemera pertaining to the history of the Adirondacks and Lake George Regions.

Businesses of Albany, New York


Albany Public Library

This collection contains historic photographs of businesses in Albany, New York.

Butler Family Papers


Union College

This collection consists primarily of letters written by William Butler to his brother Edmund during the Civil War period from 1861 to his death in 1864. William served with the 69th Regiment of the New York Militia.

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