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

Daniel Lamont Correspondence


McGraw Historical Society

Personal friend and secretary to NYS Governor Grover Cleveland. After Cleveland was elected President of the United States, Lamont was appointed his Secretary of War and close confidant.

Delaware County Historical Association Sherwood Collection


Delaware County Historical Association

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.

Dr. Austin Flint Collection


University at Buffalo Libraries - Digital Collections

This collection contains several artifacts from the Robert L. Brown History of Medicine Collection, University at Buffalo, that highlight the life of Dr. Austin Flint. A renowned physician, Flint was one of the founding members of the University at Buffalo Medical School. As the most distinguished member of the founding faculty, he was named Professor of Principles and Practice of Medicine and Clinical Medicine, and he served as the first registrar and treasurer. In addition to his work at the medical school, he authored more than 200 articles and 16 books. Many of his articles were published in the "Buffalo Medical Journal", a journal that he himself founded.

History of Crandall Public Library


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains images illustrating the rich history of Crandall Public Library (founded in 1892).

John B. Jervis Drawings


Jervis Public Library

This collection contains design drawings produced byJohn B. Jervis (1795-1885), America's leading consulting engineer of the antebellum era (1820 - 1860).

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