Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
The vast Adirondack Mountains were one of New York State’s last untamed wilderness regions, and historical maps tell the story of how this area was explored, charted, developed and settled from the 1700s through the present day.
The Emporium Lumber Company was originally formed in 1892 in Pennsylvania and was dissolved in 1950. The success of the company led to expansion in New York State.
Historical postcards of Chemung County and Elmira, NY.
Historic photographs and advertisements of Farmingdale, Long Island.