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

Burt Loescher Collection on Rogers' Rangers in the French and Indian War


Ticonderoga Historical Society

The Ticonderoga Historical Society has digitized selected portions of the Burt Loescher Collection on Rogers' Rangers in the French and Indian War. Rogers' Rangers were a notable company in the provincial forces in British North America.

Butler Family Papers


Union College

This collection consists primarily of letters written by William Butler to his brother Edmund during the Civil War period from 1861 to his death in 1864. William served with the 69th Regiment of the New York Militia.