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

19th Century Monographs on the History of Western New York


Niagara University

A collection of monographs which detail the history of the Western New York region.

Historical Society of the Massapequas Collection


Massapequa Public Library

Photographs, slides, postcards, books, magazines and other miscellany documenting the history of Massapequa.

History of the Town of Amherst, New York, 1818-1965


Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

Sue Miller Young’s book, A History of the Town of Amherst, New York, 1818-1965, describing the early years of Amherst.

Ilion Urban Renewal Collection


Ilion Free Public Library

This collection contains photographs of the village of Ilion, New York that were affected by an urban revitalization project conducted from 1968-1972.

Rochester Area Cemetery Records;


Rochester Genealogical Society

Burial location records and maps for Mount Hope Cemetery in Rochester, New York from the 19th century through to the mid-20th century.