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

Bowers Collection


Broome County Public Library

This extensive glass-plate collection contains the work of Franck Taylor Bowers (1875-1932) a Broome County artist and photographer.

Hardy Family Photographs


Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village

Photographs of a Western New York farming family and their farm in the early 20th century.

Historic Postcards from Sardinia, NY


Sardinia Historical Society

A collection of photographic postcards depicting the rural town of Sardinia, New York in the early 20th century.

Miner Institute Blueprints and Maps Collection


Miner Institute

Heart's Delight Farm in Chazy, New York was a state-of-the-art farm in the early 20th century. This collection includes blueprints and maps depicting the farm and its buildings.

Schuelke Collection


Liverpool Public Library

Ted Schuelke was a Liverpool, New York resident and his photograph collection is comprised of pictures taken in the immediate Liverpool area and in the Adirondacks.