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.

First Hundred Years


The Sage Colleges

This collection contains photographs sharing the history of Russell Sage College.

Fort Plain Street Fair


Fort Plain Free Library

This collection contains images and documents related to the Fort Plain Street Fair.

Historic Paintings at James Prendergast Library


Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System - James Prendergast Library

A collection of historic 19th century paintings at James Prendergast Library.

History of Crandall Public Library


Crandall Public Library

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

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