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

Colton Hepburn Library Centennial Collection


Hepburn Library of Colton

History of A. Barton Hepburn, a native of Colton, NY, who became President and Chairman of the Board of the Chase National Bank. Mr. Hepburn was a philanthropist who was especially interested in libraries in northern New York. Prepared by Mary Jane Watson for the Colton Hepburn Library Centennial Celebration 2012-2013.

Cornwall Memories Oral History Collection


Cornwall Public Library

This collection includes oral histories from Cornwall residents as they recall everyday life in the area.