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

Soule Collection

Canal Society of New York State

Historic postcards related to the canals of New York State and Canada (1902-1948), from the collection of F. Channing Soule, an instrumental figure in establishing the Canal Society of New York State.

South Shore Historic Inns and Activities

St. Joseph's College - Callahan Library

Historic postcards of Long Island’s South Shore.


Cradle of Aviation Museum

Images of Long Island produced rockets and missiles to the Project Apollo Lunar Module, the Space Shuttle and beyond.

Sphinx Collection

Little Falls Public Library

This collection consists of issues of a literary journal published by Little Falls High School of Little Falls, NY in the early twentieth century.

Sports and Recreation in Schenectady New York

Schenectady County Historical Society

This collection features photographs of various sports and recreational activities in Schenectady County.