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

Bentley Snow Crystal Collection


Buffalo Museum of Science

Snow crystal images and their associated documentation taken by Wilson A. Bentley in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Brentwood Historical Documents


Brentwood Public Library

Correspondence and historical records from Brentwood, NY.

Buffalo Address Book and Family Directory


Buffalo History Museum

Buffalo address books and family directories from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Buffalo Olmsted Parks Postcards & Stereo Views


Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy

Postcards and stereographs of many Buffalo Olmsted Parks from the late 1800s to early 1900s.

Bullis Family Collection


Macedon Public Library

This collection includes the Bullis Family & Friends Album. In 1837, Charles Bullis settled in Macedon, NY with his wife Eleanor. Charles attended Geneva Medical College and became one of Macedon's first physicians. Charles and Eleanor had two children, Abraham and Amy. Abraham lived in the Macedon area for his entire life, and earned degrees in Mathematics and Civil Engineering from Cornell University. His daughter Janette "Nettie" was also a lifelong resident of Macedon, and was valedictorian of her high school class in 1911. The photos in this collection were taken in the mid-1800's through the early 1900's and include both family and friends.

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