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

Bowers Collection


Broome County Public Library

This extensive glass-plate collection contains the work of Franck Taylor Bowers (1875-1932) a Broome County artist and photographer.

Chester Historical Society Collection


Chester Historical Society

Historical documents, images, and artifacts relating to the Chester, New York community.

Christopher Collection


Baldwinsville Public Library

The Christopher Collection includes images representing a historical snapshot of the people and places around the towns of Van Buren and Lysander, and the Village of Baldwinsville, New York, collected by Anthony J. Christopher Sr., a Baldwinsville, native.

Fort Plain Street Fair


Fort Plain Free Library

This collection contains images and documents related to the Fort Plain Street Fair.

Fred R. Wolcott Photographic Collection


Liverpool Public Library

The Wolcott Collection contains photographs taken by Fred Wolcott, who photographed and documented daily life on the Onondaga Nation Territory in the early 1900’s.

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