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

Verne Morton Photograph Collection


History Center in Tompkins County

Verne Morton’s photography concentrated on the day-to-day activities of the residents of Groton and the surrounding area. With his cumbersome glass plate view camera and tripod, Morton took remarkable photographs of farm life, family activities, and children in school and at play.

Victor Hammer Collection


Wells College - Louis Jefferson Long Library

The collection contains information surrounding exhibitions of his work, photographs of Hammer, and information on and works from the Anvil Press. Tangential materials included in the collection are the products of the Wells College Press, which uses Hammer's Press, and information about the Wells College Books Arts Center.

Village of New York McGraw History


McGraw Historical Society

Items of interest relating to the history of the Village.

Vincent F. Seyfried Postcard Collection


Garden City Public Library

Postcards collected by former Village Historian Vincent F. Seyfried