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

Covered Bridges of New York State


Oxford Memorial Library

The Burr truss is one of the most widespread timber bridge designs that can still be seen in covered bridges today. Located at the Oxford Memorial Library, the Theodore Burr Covered Bridge Resource Center hosts a vast library of covered bridge related books, magazines, and newsletters from all the bridge societies in existence today, as well as some that no longer exist.

Town of Ballston Digital Collection


Town of Ballston Community Library

This collection contains photographs, documents, and a book sharing the history of the Town of Ballston.