Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Historic glass and film negatives, prints, and postcards documenting life along New York State’s canals, including the Erie Canal, Black River Canal, and Champlain Canal from the collection of Albert Gayer.
Photographs, objects, ephemera and printed materials from the 1860s through 1971 relating to the Hudson River Day Line.
Historic images of the Hudson River Night Boats.
This collection contains photographs from 1875 to 1935 and shows how the village of Ilion looked before, during, and after the building boom that occurred in the late 1800s to early 1900s.
City directories for Jamestown and Olean, New York dating from the late 19th to early 20th century.