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

Abram Lincoln Letter Collection


Henrietta Public Library

A collection of correspondence and documents relating to Henrietta, New York native, Abram Lincoln.

Colton Photographs


Colton Museum and Historical Society

A large collection of photographs and postcards showing individuals and places of interest associated with Colton, New York over a roughly 150 year period.

Dr. Austin Flint Collection


University at Buffalo - Health Sciences Library

Dr. Austin Flint was a founding member of  the University at Buffalo Medical School and prominent physician. This collection includes photographs, articles, and drawings related to Flint and his work in the mid-to-late 19th century.

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.

Old Sand Hole Church


Historical Society of East Rockaway and Lynbrook

Handwritten records from the Old Sand Hole Church in Lynbrook, NY.