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

A History of the Black Community of Syracuse


Onondaga Community College - Coulter Library

Photographs and documents from the mid-1800s to early-1900s, relating to African American life and history in Central New York.

Beauchamp Branch Photodocumentation Project, 1994


Onondaga County Public Library - Central Library

Photographs of an African American community in Syracuse, New York that were collected as part of a photo-documentation project.