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

Fairfield Medical College


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and documents relating to Fairfield Medical College, an upstate New York medical college associated with Geneva Medical College and Syracuse University Medical College in the mid-to-late 19th century.

Families of Upstate New York


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains photographs and contextual information related to families in the upper Hudson Valley and southern Adirondack regions.

Ferris Meigs Logging Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

The Santa Clara Logging Company, run by President Ferris Meigs, was a leader in timber conservation in the Adirondack region. This collection of photographs depicts the Santa Clara Logging Company and Meigs family.

First Hundred Years


The Sage Colleges

This collection contains photographs sharing the history of Russell Sage College.

Floods of Chemung County


Steele Memorial Library

This digital collection derived from the Chemung County Historical Society’s archive and the Chemung County Library District’s collection, includes photographs, documents, video, and/or sound recordings about the floods that impacted Chemung County.

Pages