Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
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.
The Ticonderoga Historical Society is a research center and four-story museum housed in the historic Hancock House. The Society’s holdings include more than 7,000 volumes, newspapers, manuscripts, journals and other original ephemera pertaining to the history of the Adirondacks and Lake George Regions.