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

Phillip Trypuc Collection


Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library

Photographs of local businesses, events and people during the 1950s in and around Shirley, NY.

Phillip Winchester Collection


CNY Chapter National Railway Historical Society

These photographs of railways were taken by Phillip Winchester, a division engineer for the New York Central Railroad based in Syracuse.

Photographs of Bob Wyer


Delaware County Historical Association

Bob Wyer’s photographs cover the late 30s to the late 70s, showing life in and around Delhi, NY. They cover a wide range of activities, including schools, businesses, and community activities.

Pictorial History of Sonnenberg


Sonneberg Gardens and Mansion State Historic Park

Sonnenberg is a Victorian mansion and homestead known for its extensive gardens. These photographs compiled by Mary Clark Thompson show the elaborate gardens she planned in memory of her husband, Frederick Ferris Thompson in the early 20th century.

Pierson War Journal


Pierson Middle School

Digital version of a journal kept by Angelo Solimino during his service in World War II.

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