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

Albion Winegar Tourgee Collection


Chautauqua County Historical Society

Albion W. Tourgee (1838 - 1905) was a Civil War veteran, politician, and lawyer. He played a pivotal role in the Plessy v. Ferguson case and was a pioneering civil rights activist. This collection includes his correspondence, as well as legal documents, articles, and photographs.

Alexis Johnson Collection


Utica College - Center for Historical Research

These manuscripts detailed the lives and customs of the inhabitants of Schuyler, NY, and provide insight into nineteenth century life in Central New York.

Alfred University Postcard Collection


Alfred University - Herrick Library

The Alfred University Postcard Collection is a collection of images (postcards) portrays various scenes and individuals related to the history of Alfred University as well as the town and village of Alfred, New York.

Allan Herschell Ride Archive


Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

Allan Herschell Company catalogs from the 20th century depicting amusement rides and devices.

Allen G. Tripp MD Papers


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

This collection contains a student notebook from Allen G. Tripp, who graduated from the Syracuse University College of Medicine in 1900.

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