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

American Humane Association 'Be Kind to Animals' Poster Collection


Onondaga County Public Library - Central Library

Early 20th century posters created by the American Humane Association to promote the “Be Kind to Animals” campaign.

American Legion Post 342


Freeport Memorial Library

Minutes from the William Clinton Story American Legion Post in Freeport, NY for the years 1919-1927.

Amy Jennings Family Collection


Utica College - Center for Historical Research

Newspaper clippings, memorabilia and other materials relating to the Jennings family of Utica, New York, in particular highlighting their military careers.

An Ecumenical Wind in Buffalo: A History of the Local Council of Churches (Buffalo, New York) 1857-1977


Network of Religious Communities

"There is an ecumenical wind in Buffalo. It is a long prevailing wind much less of the moment than many suppose." by Harlan Frost An Ecumenical Wind in Buffalo provides a comprehensive overview of one hundred and twenty years of ecumenical cooperation in the Buffalo, New York region. Beginning with the formation of the Erie County Sunday School Association in 1857, it traces the history of cooperation through the Inter-Church Missionary Union and the numerous configurations of Council of Churches of Erie County, to the Buffalo Area Metropolitan Ministries and Buffalo Area Council of Churches in 1977.

Anna E. Wilcox Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Anna E. Wilcox Collection of Civil War letters consists of forty-five letters on forty-four separate sheets, eight photographs, four envelopes which could not be matched to any letters, and ancillary materials.

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