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

Clarkson Family History Collection


Clarkson University - Harriet Call Burnap Memorial Library

A collection of various documents pertaining to the Clarkson family of Potsdam, New York

Clinton Liberal Institute


Fort Plain Free Library

This collection contains images and artifacts relating to the coeducational, military preparatory school that existed in the village at the latter half of the nineteenth century.

Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth Collection


Mechanicville District Public Library

This collection contains items related to the life of Colonel Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth.

Ernie Simon Collection


Port Washington Public Library

The Ernie Simon Collection includes his personal collection of “Port Remembered” articles as well as his personal papers, correspondence, writings, photographs and memorabilia.

Farrington Photograph Collection


Delaware County Historical Association

The photographs include a number of street views and houses in Delhi, New York. Also included are a number of images of the Frank Farrington home on Elm Street, with pictures of his family. A series of images of a military camp appear to date from 1919 in Camp Lee, Virginia.

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