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

La Bella America: From the Old Country to the North Country


Jefferson Community College - Jefferson Community College Library

A collection of recorded interviews with Italian-Americans living in the Watertown Area

Medieval and Early Modern Studies Collection


Siena College

The Medieval and Early Modern Studies Collection includes manuscript leaves, manuscripts, printed book leaves, and books produced mainly in Europe from about 1200 to 1837.

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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