Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Corning Community College owns an autograph collection of over 100 noted statesmen, presidents, Revolutionary War heroes and authors including Henry Clay, Jules Verne, Theodore Roosevelt to name a few.
The Sherwood Collection is mainly comprised of letters to and from Samuel Sherwood (1779-1862), his second wife Laura Bostwick Sherwood (1790-1863), and members of their family.
Petitions signed by the residents of Oneida County calling for an end to slavery in the mid-19th century.
Items pertaining to the women's suffrage movement in New York State, 1848-1917.