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

Radical Abolitionist


St. John Fisher College

A collection of the Radical Abolitionist newspaper published by the Central Abolition Committee during the mid-19th century.

Reid Gallery of Prominent Citizens of Rome, New York


Jervis Public Library

The Reid Gallery of Prominent Citizens at the Jervis Public Library in Rome, New York, contains "photographic portraits of prominent men who have in some way been connected with the history of Rome, or its vicinity, who have been born in Rome or have lived in Rome and who have attained prominence in the city of Rome or elsewhere," along with a "historical or biographical sketch" of the respective subject.

Rochester Area Historian's Holdings;


Rochester Genealogical Society

A collection of card index finding aids to the Monroe County Mail Newspaper, Fairport Herald Newspaper, and the Town of Perington, New York records from the 19th century through to the mid-20th century.