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.

First Responder Insignia of Monroe County, New York


Appellate Division Fourth Department Law Library

This collection consists primarily of scans of patches and badges from the many ambulance corps, fire departments, police departments, the Sheriff’s Department, corporate and educational institution security agencies, and other organizations currently or formally active within Monroe County, New York. A small sampling of insignia used by various state and federal agencies currently or formally active within the county is also included. The majority of scans are of items dating from the mid twentieth century to present. It is anticipated that images will continue to be added to the collection in the years to come.

Folk Art and Artist Collection


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains folk art collected from Upstate New York and other regions.

Jeffersonian Yearbooks Collection


Jefferson Community College - Jefferson Community College Library

A collection of issues of the Jefferson Community College yearbook titled the Jeffersonian.

Longwood Historic Photographs


Longwood Public Library

Historic photographs of towns in Suffolk County, NY.

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