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

1st Methodist Protestant Ch.B4


Historical Society of East Rockaway and Lynbrook

Handwritten church records from the First Methodist Protestant Church of Rockville Centre, NY.

Adirondack Scenery Glass Projector Slides


Adirondack Experience

A collection of photographs dating between 1870 and 1900 depicting numerous houses and great camps, major bodies of water, and portraits of Adirondack residents and tourists.

Adirondack Scenic Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

Collection of photographs showing various Adirondack scenes that includes people, towns, landscapes, camps etc. Images were taken in the 1890s.

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.

Brentwood Historical Documents


Brentwood Public Library

Correspondence and historical records from Brentwood, NY.

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