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

Jamestown and Olean, NY, City Directories from 1875-1916


Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System - James Prendergast Library

City directories for Jamestown and Olean, New York dating from the late 19th to early 20th century.

Jericho Historical Collection


Jericho Public Library

Photographs, maps, and postcards documenting the history of Jericho, NY.

Jesswin Camp Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

A collection of early 20th century photographs depicting Jesswin Camp on Fourth Lake in the Adirondacks.

John Burroughs Memorabilia at Hartwick College


Hartwick College - Stevens-German Library

This is a collection of personal memorabilia and published works related to John Burroughs, donated in 1955 by Miss Ethelwynn Doolittle.

John S. Apperson Jr. and Paul Schaefer Collections


Union College

A collection of photographs, pamphlets, letters, and other materials highlighting 20th century citizen political activism, grassroots conservation, daily life, and outdoor recreation in the Adirondacks in New York State.