Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Elizabeth Blackwell (1821-1910) was the first woman in the world to graduate from medical school and become a physician. The collection includes images of Dr. Blackwell and her writings dating to the late 19th century
This is a collection of photographs of Elmira College dating from the founding in 1855 through the mid-Twentieth century.
Items from the personal papers and library of abolitionist, suffragist, and peace activist Emily Howland, including her collection of political pamphlets, posters, and program documents.