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

1935 Federal Improvement Aerial Survey


Erie Canal Museum

This set of aerial images offers insight into several early versions of the Erie Canal, which were still visible in 1935 but have since been replaced by other infrastructure or otherwise faded into their surroundings.

Allan Herschell Ride Archive


Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum

Allan Herschell Company catalogs from the 20th century depicting amusement rides and devices.

Commercial Streets of Albany, New York


Albany Public Library

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

DeRuyter Town History Postcard Collection


Tromptown Historical Society

Photographic postcards documenting the town of DeRuyter and surrounding areas in the early to mid-20th century.

Emporium Lumber Company Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

The Emporium Lumber Company was a logging company located in Conifer, New York in the early 20th century. This collection of photographs relates to their logging and railroad business.

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