Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
The Jenks family papers include letters written to Willard S. Jenks and his wife, Rhoda, from their daughter, Jessie Elvira Jenks. Jessie lived from 1873-1964.
The collection consists of historic photographs of homes, light industry, roads, emergency services, parades, and people of Great Neck, NY from the early 20th Century.
Historic postcards from Long Island’s Gold Coast.