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

History of Crandall Public Library


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains images illustrating the rich history of Crandall Public Library (founded in 1892).

Junior League of Buffalo


University at Buffalo - University Archives

Photographs and documents relating to The Junior League of Buffalo, a volunteer organization known for its community work in the Western New York region.

MAG Images


University of Rochester - Memorial Art Gallery

Selected images from the Memorial Art Gallery’s history, including construction views and portraits of prominent people associated with the Gallery.

Mark Twain Collection


Elmira College - Gannett-Tripp Library

This collection consists of letters and marginalia of Samuel Clemens, artifacts associated with him and photos having to do with Clemens' time in Elmira and the family and friends that comprised his circle.

Rensselaer County Historical Society Edgar Holloway Collection of Watercolors and Prints


Rensselaer County Historical Society

This collection is Edgar Holloway’s commissioned works to paint and document Troy, New York and the surrounding area’s architectural and industrial heritage in 1972.

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