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

Love Canal Images


University at Buffalo - University Archives

Photographs relating to the Love Canal environmental tragedy in the late 20th century.

Maurice Leyden Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Maurice Leyden Collection consists of diaries, photographs, correspondence, financial records, essays and military records of Maurice Leyden. The collection also includes twenty-two diaries, dating from 1860-1886 and written Sarah Woodruff Pottle, a relative of Mr. Leyden, as well as, four diaries spanning the years between 1897 and 1908 and belonging to Blanche Leyden, Maurice Leyden's daughter.

National Anti-Slavery Standard;


St. John Fisher College

Selected issues of the newspaper, National Anti-Slavery Standard, which promoted equality and emancipation during the mid-19th century.

National Freedman


St. John Fisher College

An issue of the National Freedman, an anti-slavery publication, from 1865.

New National Era;


St. John Fisher College

The abolitionist newspaper, New National Era, was published by Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C. between 1870 and 1874.

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