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.

Businesses of Albany, New York


Albany Public Library

This collection contains historic photographs of businesses in Albany, New York.

Chittenango Landing Historic Photograph Collection


Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum

The Chittenango Landing Historic Photograph collection represents a historical overview of Chittenango Landing and the surrounding areas that had significant importance to the canal boat industry in the middle section of the Erie Canal.

Crawford Collection


Liverpool Public Library

The Crawford Collection contains photographs and glass negatives taken around Liverpool, New York by various photographers including Toby Crawford III’s father, George “Waxy” Miller and James T. Rogers.

Dudley Observatory Artifacts


Dudley Observatory

This collection contains images of artifacts and people related to the Dudley Observatory.

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