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

Daredevils of Niagara - Photos & writing from the Orrin E. Dunlap collection


Nioga Library System - Niagara Falls Public Library

Niagara Falls has a history of enticing people to dare the rapids. These daredevils have crossed the Falls over tightropes, barrels, boats, and other contraptions. The Daredevils of Niagara collection includes photographs, advertisements, articles, and other documents about the people who performed these stunts.

Drama and Dance Department Collection


Hofstra University - Hofstra University Library

Photographs and slides featuring scenes from Hofstra University’s Annual Shakespeare Festival.