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

D'Youville College Architecture, Buildings, & Grounds


D'Youville College - Montante Family Library

Photographs and architectural drawings of the D’Youville College campus throughout its history.

Daniel Lamont Correspondence


McGraw Historical Society

Personal friend and secretary to NYS Governor Grover Cleveland. After Cleveland was elected President of the United States, Lamont was appointed his Secretary of War and close confidant.

Daredevils of Niagara - Photos & writing from the Orrin E. Dunlap collection


Nioga Library System - Niagara Falls Public Library

Niagara Falls has a history of enticing people to dare the rapids. These daredevils have crossed the Falls over tightropes, barrels, boats, and other contraptions. The Daredevils of Niagara collection includes photographs, advertisements, articles, and other documents about the people who performed these stunts.

Dr. Austin Flint Collection


University at Buffalo - Health Sciences Library

Dr. Austin Flint was a founding member of  the University at Buffalo Medical School and prominent physician. This collection includes photographs, articles, and drawings related to Flint and his work in the mid-to-late 19th century.

Early Canastota Business Collection


Canastota Public Library

The Early Canastota Business Collection contains documents and newspaper clippings about the first businesses in Canastota, NY.

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