Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Mid-20th century photographs of Lockport, New York by Edwin Polster.
This collection includes the Bullis Family & Friends Album. In 1837, Charles Bullis settled in Macedon, NY with his wife Eleanor. Charles attended Geneva Medical College and became one of Macedon's first physicians. Charles and Eleanor had two children, Abraham and Amy. Abraham lived in the Macedon area for his entire life, and earned degrees in Mathematics and Civil Engineering from Cornell University. His daughter Janette "Nettie" was also a lifelong resident of Macedon, and was valedictorian of her high school class in 1911. The photos in this collection were taken in the mid-1800's through the early 1900's and include both family and friends.
Photographs, letters, maps, drawings, and documents relating to the War of 1812.
The Women of Fayetteville collection comprises images of Fayetteville women and their activities dating back to the 19th century.
This collection contains images of diaries belonging to American men who served in various wars, including the Civil War, World War I, and World War II.