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

Dunham Family Collection


Dunham Public Library

The Dunham Family History collection contains portraits, photographs, and various documents saved by the Dunham family.

Ingraham P. Smith Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Ingraham P. Smith Collection consists of forty-five letters and two medical documents, written during the Civil War.

Lewis H. Brown Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Lewis H. Brown Collection consists of sixty-four letters written by Lewis Henry Brown, Lewis’ brother Burritt Brown, and Albert Ransom, Burritt Brown’s friend and tent-mate.

Town of Henrietta Collection


Town of Henrietta

A collection documenting the history of the Town of Henrietta, New York.

Walt Whitman Collection


Huntington Public Library

Photographs of the birth place and a manuscript of Walt Whitman.