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

War Diaries


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

This collection contains images of diaries belonging to American men who served in various wars, including the Civil War, World War I, and World War II.

Women's Rights Collection


Seneca Falls Historical Society

Photographs and documents relating to women’s suffrage. The items in this collection are from or connected to Seneca Falls, New York.

WPA Fine Arts Projects in Rochester


University of Rochester - Memorial Art Gallery

This collection includes drawings, photographs, and posters created for the WPA  Federal Arts Project in the Rochester, New York region during the late 1930s.