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

Madden Collection


Canal Society of New York State

Historic glass negatives, prints, and postcards depicting the Erie Canal and other waterways in New York and Canada from the collection of Emily and J. Hayward Madden of Livonia, NY

Main Street Businesses Middleburgh New York


Middleburgh Library

This collection contains images of businesses located in the Middleburgh, New York area.

Merrick Historical Photographs;


Merrick Library

Historic photographs from the Merrick Library.

Mill Whistle


State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library

A collection of issues of the Mill Whistle, a periodical published by the Berst-Forster-Dixfield Co. of Plattsburgh N.Y. to be distributed to employees serving overseas in the armed forces during the Second World War.

Mining Collection


Adirondack History Center Museum - Essex County Historical Society

A collection of mineral samples, artifacts, and photographs relating to the history of mining in Essex County