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

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.

State Reservation at Niagara


Nioga Library System - Niagara Falls Public Library

The State Reservation at Niagara is the oldest state park in the United States, officially established in 1885. The collection includes photographs, advertisements, blueprints, maps, letters, and other documents relating to the development and use of the Park.

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.