Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Collection of photographs and other material from Clark Rice and Merrium Crocker
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
Collection of portraits, articles, memorabilia, and papers of Frances Folsom Cleveland Preston, with emphasis on her time at Wells College, in the White House, and her time in Aurora, NY as a Wells College trustee and wife of Thomas Preston.
Photographs, books, articles, papers, World War II items and poetry from Jane Secor’s personal collection.