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

Brentwood Historical Documents


Brentwood Public Library

Correspondence and historical records from Brentwood, NY.

Crain Family Papers


Utica College - Center for Historical Research

This collection consists of documents relating to politics, business, foreign affairs, and the family’s personal affairs, which not only offer a glimpse into nineteenth century rural life in New York State, but detail machine politics on a regional, state, and national level into the early twentieth century.

Polster Photographs of Lockport, NY


Nioga Library System - Lockport Public Library

Mid-20th century photographs of Lockport, New York by Edwin Polster.

The Baker-Cederberg Museum and Archives Collection


Rochester Regional Health - Rochester Medical Museum & Archvies

Photographs relating to the history of Rochester General Hospital during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Thomas R. Bayles Collection


Longwood Public Library

Watercolor paintings, photographs, and engravings from the collection of Thomas R. Bayles.

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