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

Folk Art and Artist Collection


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains folk art collected from Upstate New York and other regions.

Glens Falls Hometown USA


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains photographs taken during the World War II era of Glens Falls.

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.

Northport-East Northport Postcard Collection


Northport-East Northport Public Library

Historical postcards of the Northport-East Northport community.

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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