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

Champlain Canal Collection


Mechanicville District Public Library

The Champlain Canal Collection contains images of the construction of Lock # 2 on the Champlain Canal near Mechanicville, New York.

Chittenango Landing Historic Photograph Collection


Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum

The Chittenango Landing Historic Photograph collection represents a historical overview of Chittenango Landing and the surrounding areas that had significant importance to the canal boat industry in the middle section of the Erie Canal.

Christopher Collection


Baldwinsville Public Library

The Christopher Collection includes images representing a historical snapshot of the people and places around the towns of Van Buren and Lysander, and the Village of Baldwinsville, New York, collected by Anthony J. Christopher Sr., a Baldwinsville, native.

Commercial Streets of Albany, New York


Albany Public Library

This collection contains photographs and drawings from Albany's business and industrial areas.