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

Phillip Winchester Collection


CNY Chapter National Railway Historical Society

These photographs of railways were taken by Phillip Winchester, a division engineer for the New York Central Railroad based in Syracuse.

Port Washington Main Street Collection


Port Washington Public Library

The Port Washington Main Street Collection brings together photographs, postcards, and other historic materials that reflect the rich past of this community nestled between Manhasset and Hempstead Bays.

Port Washington Maritime Collection;


Port Washington Public Library

The Port Washington Maritime Collection features materials from the Local History Center that relate to the region’s rich maritime history and traditions.