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

Daredevils of Niagara - Photos & writing from the Orrin E. Dunlap collection


Nioga Library System - Niagara Falls Public Library

Niagara Falls has a history of enticing people to dare the rapids. These daredevils have crossed the Falls over tightropes, barrels, boats, and other contraptions. The Daredevils of Niagara collection includes photographs, advertisements, articles, and other documents about the people who performed these stunts.

Doll Collection


St. Lawrence County Historical Association

This collection consists of a large number of both partial and complete children's' dolls.

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.

Dudley Observatory Historical Archives


Dudley Observatory

This collection contains artifacts relating to the history of the Dudley Observatory.

Dunham Family Collection


Dunham Public Library

The Dunham Family History collection contains portraits, photographs, and various documents saved by the Dunham family.