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

Almquist Green Lakes Collection


Fayetteville Free Library

The Green Lakes Collection is mostly comprised of photographs that belonged to Arvin Almquist, who was Superintendent of Green Lakes State Park from 1928 to 1948.

Bentley Snow Crystal Collection


Buffalo Museum of Science

Snow crystal images and their associated documentation taken by Wilson A. Bentley in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Bryant Historic Postcards


Bryant Library

Historic postcards of Roslyn, NY.

Childwold Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

A collection of photographs relating to the Hamlet of Childwold, New York in the Adirondacks.

Elon Howard Eaton Ornithology Collection


Hobart & William Smith Colleges

Elon Howard Eaton (1866-1935) was a noted ornithologist and author of Birds of New York. This collection includes papers related to his research, correspondence, and genealogical materials, as well as photographs of Eaton.

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