Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Photographic and illustrated postcards relating to Naples, New York in the Finger Lakes region. In particular, the images highlight the natural features of the area, especially Canandaigua Lake throughout the early to mid-20th century.
Nazareth College yearbook, Sigillum, was published 1948 through 2018. This collection includes Excalibur, produced in 1928 by the first graduating class to commemorate Nazareth College’s first four years.
Images and postcards depicting Rockland County buildings, businesses, and landmarks.
Postcards and photographs which depict the town of Newark, New York throughout the 20th century.
City Directories are an important and significant resources used by genealogists, academics, and many others in their research of local history. The Niagara Falls City Directories at the Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Department are a popular resource used for personal history, house history, demographic research, among many other things. Published annually, city directories include a business directory, street and house directory, as well as church, state, and society directory. Often, there is also a map of the city included which helps to contextualize the city of the published year.