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

Buffalo City Directories


Buffalo and Erie County Public Library

Buffalo City Directories from the early to late 19th century.

Charles Rand Penney Trail


Niagara County Historical Society

Charles Rand Penney was a prominent collector. The Charles Rand Penney Trail unites his collections of Pan-American Exposition souvenirs, Papua New Guinea artifacts, Niagara County historical items, Larkin Company ephemera, and Niagara Falls artwork.

Naples Public Library Manuscripts and Documents


Naples Library

The handwritten autobiography of John C. Morgan, a Presbyterian Minister and Missionary in the Naples, New York region during the mid 19th century.

Warder Cadbury Sheet Music Collection


Saratoga Springs Public Library

This collection contains documents and images of sheet music that was played during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.