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

Bayle's Pamphlets


Longwood Public Library

Historical pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and fliers detailing the early history of Long Island.

Dunham Family Collection


Dunham Public Library

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

Maurice Leyden Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Maurice Leyden Collection consists of diaries, photographs, correspondence, financial records, essays and military records of Maurice Leyden. The collection also includes twenty-two diaries, dating from 1860-1886 and written Sarah Woodruff Pottle, a relative of Mr. Leyden, as well as, four diaries spanning the years between 1897 and 1908 and belonging to Blanche Leyden, Maurice Leyden's daughter.

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.