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

Ingraham P. Smith Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Ingraham P. Smith Collection consists of forty-five letters and two medical documents, written during the Civil War.

John R Dixon papers


Geneva Historical Society

Papers relating to Civil War veteran John R. Dixon’s service in the Union Army.

Joseph H. Treyz Collection of Civil War Patriotic Envelopes


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Joseph H. Treyz Collection contains 149 patriotic envelopes printed during the Civil War.

Keitha Kellogg Petersen


Jefferson Community College - Jefferson Community College Library

A book outlining the history of the Jefferson County village of Sterlingville, a small community that ceased to exist upon the government’s expansion of Pine Camp (now Fort Drum) prior to the United States’ entry into World War II.

Lewis H. Brown Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Lewis H. Brown Collection consists of sixty-four letters written by Lewis Henry Brown, Lewis’ brother Burritt Brown, and Albert Ransom, Burritt Brown’s friend and tent-mate.

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