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

Charles Rand Penney Trail


Niagara County Historical Society

Charles Rand Penney was a prominent collector. The Charles Rand Penney Trail unites his collections of Pan-American Exposition souvenirs, Papua New Guinea artifacts, Niagara County historical items, Larkin Company ephemera, and Niagara Falls artwork.

Dunham Family Collection


Dunham Public Library

The Dunham Family History collection contains portraits, photographs, and various documents saved by the Dunham family.

Lake Placid Public Library Photograph Archive


Lake Placid Public Library

This collection consists of historical photos, newspaper articles, postcards, and some personal notes of people, places, sports, and businesses pertaining to the Town of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid as created by Town and Village Historians Mary MacKenzie (1964-2001) and Beverley Reid (2001-present).

Naples Public Library Manuscripts and Documents


Naples Library

The handwritten autobiography of John C. Morgan, a Presbyterian Minister and Missionary in the Naples, New York region during the mid 19th century.

Piermont, NY History Collection


Library Association of Rockland County - Piermont Public Library

This collection includes a variety of materials related to the village of Piermont, New York.

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