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

Verne Morton Photograph Collection


History Center in Tompkins County

Verne Morton’s photography concentrated on the day-to-day activities of the residents of Groton and the surrounding area. With his cumbersome glass plate view camera and tripod, Morton took remarkable photographs of farm life, family activities, and children in school and at play.

Views of Albany, New York


Albany Public Library

This collection contains a sampling of historic black and white photographs of Albany, New York.

Village of Manlius Collection


Manlius Library

Photographs, sketches, and other images from the Manlius Historical Society's most popular reference collection, including street scenes of the early village and portraits of notable residents.

Village of New York McGraw History


McGraw Historical Society

Items of interest relating to the history of the Village.

Vincent F. Seyfried Postcard Collection


Garden City Public Library

Postcards collected by former Village Historian Vincent F. Seyfried