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

1825, a Pivotal Year on the Niagara Frontier


Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

Materials documenting the City of Buffalo and Niagara Frontier in 1825.

1964 Rochester Riot Photographs


Rochester Public Library

This collection of images documents Rochester’s 1964 race riots, offering a vivid and revealing glimpse into Rochester’s, and the nation’s, past.