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

Waterbury Mill


Oriskany Village Museum

Photographs and business documents relating to the Waterbury Mill, a felt mill in Oriskany, New York in operation for over a century.

Watervliet Businesses


Watervliet Public Library

This collection consists of images of businesses and industries located in and around Watervliet, N.Y. in the early 1900's.

Westbury Local History


Westbury Memorial Public Library

The Westbury Local History collection consists of still image photographs which tell the history of the Westbury area.

Working on the Erie Canal


Erie Canal Museum

The “Working on the Erie Canal” collection contains photographs and documents relating to the canal and its workers.