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

Adirondack Scenic Photograph Collection


Adirondack Experience

Collection of photographs showing various Adirondack scenes that includes people, towns, landscapes, camps etc. Images were taken in the 1890s.

Almquist Green Lakes Collection


Fayetteville Free Library

The Green Lakes Collection is mostly comprised of photographs that belonged to Arvin Almquist, who was Superintendent of Green Lakes State Park from 1928 to 1948.

American Humane Association 'Be Kind to Animals' Poster Collection


Onondaga County Public Library - Central Library

Early 20th century posters created by the American Humane Association to promote the “Be Kind to Animals” campaign.

Battenkill Inspired


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains images and documents related to the Battenkill River and surrounding area.

Bentley Snow Crystal Collection


Buffalo Museum of Science

Snow crystal images and their associated documentation taken by Wilson A. Bentley in the late 19th and early 20th century.

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