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

Oneida County Anti-Slavery Petitions


Utica College - Center for Historical Research

Petitions signed by the residents of Oneida County calling for an end to slavery in the mid-19th century.

Oswego Historical Society


Oswego Public Library

This collection contains publications by the Oswego Historical Society from 1899 to 1976.

Plattsburgh Pioneers


Plattsburgh Public Library

This collection consists of the Willisborough Town Book, beginning on the 8th day of 1786.

Radical Abolitionist


St. John Fisher College

A collection of the Radical Abolitionist newspaper published by the Central Abolition Committee during the mid-19th century.

Reid Gallery of Prominent Citizens of Rome, New York


Jervis Public Library

The Reid Gallery of Prominent Citizens at the Jervis Public Library in Rome, New York, contains "photographic portraits of prominent men who have in some way been connected with the history of Rome, or its vicinity, who have been born in Rome or have lived in Rome and who have attained prominence in the city of Rome or elsewhere," along with a "historical or biographical sketch" of the respective subject.

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