15th New York National Guard Enlistment Records


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

This collection contains images of identification cards for the 15th New York National Guard, also known as the 369th Regiment, during World War I and World War II eras.

27th Division in World War Two


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

This collection contains images of each page of a yearbook for the 27th Division of New York State.

Abram Lincoln Letter Collection


Henrietta Public Library

A collection of correspondence and documents relating to Henrietta, New York native, Abram Lincoln.

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.

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.

Autographs


Corning Community College - Arthur A. Houghton, Jr. Library

Corning Community College owns an autograph collection of over 100 noted statesmen, presidents, Revolutionary War heroes and authors including Henry Clay, Jules Verne, Theodore Roosevelt to name a few.

Burt Loescher Collection on Rogers' Rangers in the French and Indian War


Ticonderoga Historical Society

The Ticonderoga Historical Society has digitized selected portions of the Burt Loescher Collection on Rogers' Rangers in the French and Indian War. Rogers' Rangers were a notable company in the provincial forces in British North America.

Butler Family Papers


Union College

This collection consists primarily of letters written by William Butler to his brother Edmund during the Civil War period from 1861 to his death in 1864. William served with the 69th Regiment of the New York Militia.

Camp Syracuse


Solvay-Geddes Historical Society

Photographs taken at Camp Syracuse, a World War I training and recruitment center.

Camp Upton Postcards


Longwood Public Library

Postcards sent from Camp Upton in WWI.

Capital District Radio and Television Broadcasting


miSci - Museum of Innovation and Science

This is a collection of images and media documenting the rich history of radio and television broadcasting in the Albany region.

Civil War Carte de Visite Collection


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

This collection contains photographs of New Yorkers who played a role in the Civil War.

Civil War Letters


State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library

This collection contains letters written by Union Army Civil War soldiers.

Civil War Letters and Journal of Charles F. Weller


Onondaga County Public Library - Central Library

This collection consists of letters and a journal written by Charles F. Weller during his time as a soldier in the United States Civil War.

Clarkson Family History Collection


Clarkson University - Harriet Call Burnap Memorial Library

A collection of various documents pertaining to the Clarkson family of Potsdam, New York

Clinton Liberal Institute


Fort Plain Free Library

This collection contains images and artifacts relating to the coeducational, military preparatory school that existed in the village at the latter half of the nineteenth century.

Colonel Elmer E. Ellsworth Collection


Mechanicville District Public Library

This collection contains items related to the life of Colonel Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth.

Ernie Simon Collection


Port Washington Public Library

The Ernie Simon Collection includes his personal collection of “Port Remembered” articles as well as his personal papers, correspondence, writings, photographs and memorabilia.

Farrington Photograph Collection


Delaware County Historical Association

The photographs include a number of street views and houses in Delhi, New York. Also included are a number of images of the Frank Farrington home on Elm Street, with pictures of his family. A series of images of a military camp appear to date from 1919 in Camp Lee, Virginia.

Fayetteville Free Library Postcard Collection


Fayetteville Free Library

The Fayetteville Free Library Postcard Collection is a representative sample of postcards, featuring historic images of the Fayetteville village streetscape dating back to the early 19th century.

Francis M. and Henry H. Stone Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Francis M. and Henry H. Stone Collection contain twenty-one letters written by the two brothers while they were in the 27th Regiment of the New York Volunteer Infantry and the 1st Regiment New York Veteran Cavalry

Garden City Village Archives Collection


Garden City Public Library

Images from the archives of the Village of Garden City, New York, located on Long Island in the center of Nassau County

Geneva Civil War Collection


Geneva Historical Society

A collection of Civil War-related documents pertaining to local Geneva residents.

Geneva Public Library Digital Collection


Geneva Public Library

Photographs relating to the history and development of Geneva, New York in the 19th and 20th centuries.

George W. Fenner World War I Photographs, Syracuse, NY, 1918


Onondaga County Public Library - Central Library

Photographs taken by George W. Fenner during World War I, documenting the people and activities supporting the war efforts in Syracuse, New York.

Glen Letters Collection


Schenectady County Historical Society

Letters of the Glen Family of Schenectady, mainly letters to and from Henry Glen. The bulk of the letters deal with business matters, including Henry Glen's involvement with the War of 1812.

Glens Falls Hometown USA


Crandall Public Library

This collection contains photographs taken during the World War II era of Glens Falls.

Herbert Pratt Estate Collection


Webb Institute - Livingston Library

Pictures, architectural drawings, and ephemera of the Pratt House and Webb Institute.

Hiram S. Wilson Civil War Letters


Union College

This collection includes letters written by Captain Hiram S. Wilson, primarily to his wife Elizabeth during the period of 1861 to 1864. Captain Wilson served in Company H of the 93rd New York Volunteer Infantry.

Huntington Political Cartoons


Huntington Public Library

Scrapbook of political cartoons from the late 19th Century.

Huntington War Manuscripts


Huntington Town Clerk's Archives

Historical manuscripts relating to Huntington’s involvement in the Revolutionary and Civil War.

Ingraham P. Smith Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Ingraham P. Smith Collection consists of forty-five letters and two medical documents, written during the Civil War.

John McConihe Collection


Union College

This collection contains letters written by Captain John McConihe to his business partner, John B. Kellog.

John R Dixon papers


Geneva Historical Society

Papers relating to Civil War veteran John R. Dixon’s service in the Union Army.

Joseph H. Treyz Collection of Civil War Patriotic Envelopes


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Joseph H. Treyz Collection contains 149 patriotic envelopes printed during the Civil War.

Keitha Kellogg Petersen


Jefferson Community College - Jefferson Community College Library

A book outlining the history of the Jefferson County village of Sterlingville, a small community that ceased to exist upon the government’s expansion of Pine Camp (now Fort Drum) prior to the United States’ entry into World War II.

Lewis H. Brown Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Lewis H. Brown Collection consists of sixty-four letters written by Lewis Henry Brown, Lewis’ brother Burritt Brown, and Albert Ransom, Burritt Brown’s friend and tent-mate.

Long Island Historic Postcard Collection


Stony Brook University - Stony Brook University Libraries

The Long Island Historic Postcard Collection consists of postcards of towns and villages in Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties of New York dating from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Military Memories & Veterans' Voices Oral History Collection


Voorheesville Public Library

Military Memories & Veterans' Voices was a program held at the Library on December 3rd, 2017. The collection consists of five oral histories and photographs.

Mill Whistle


State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library

A collection of issues of the Mill Whistle, a periodical published by the Berst-Forster-Dixfield Co. of Plattsburgh N.Y. to be distributed to employees serving overseas in the armed forces during the Second World War.

Montauk Military Collection


Montauk Library

Historic photographs of various military installations on Montauk.

New York Ordnance Works Collection


Baldwinsville Public Library

The New York Ordnance Works Collection consists of photographs, maps, and official documents related to the New York Ordnance Works (NYOW), which was in active production during World War II.

New York State Veteran Oral History Collection


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

The Oral History collection from the New York State Military Museum comprises over 2,100 interviews of veterans and civilians.

Patrick Casey Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Patrick Casey Collection consists of an autobiographical narrative and two diaries.

Photographs of Bob Wyer


Delaware County Historical Association

Bob Wyer’s photographs cover the late 30s to the late 70s, showing life in and around Delhi, NY. They cover a wide range of activities, including schools, businesses, and community activities.

Pierson War Journal


Pierson Middle School

Digital version of a journal kept by Angelo Solimino during his service in World War II.

Plattsburgh Barracks


State University of New York at Plattsburgh - Feinberg Library

This collection consists of photographs of military operations, training, and facilities in and around Plattsburgh Barracks, which operated as a military instillation, under various different branches of the armed service, from `5.

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.

Roberta Walsh Family Collection


Utica College - Center for Historical Research

Photographs, documents, and other materials relating to a prominent Mohawk Valley family during the the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries

Safe Haven


Oswego Public Library

Photographs and documents relating to the Jewish refugees at the Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Shelter or "Safe Haven" during World War II.

September 11 Project Collection


Hofstra University - Hofstra University Library

Photographs documenting all of the permanent September 11 memorials and monuments on Long Island.

Siciliano Restaurant World War II Veterans Collection


Mechanicville District Public Library

This collection contains photographs of World War II veterans who were from the Mechanicville area.

Siena College Archives Historic Photographs Collection


Siena College

The Siena College Historic Photographs Collection includes photos and drawings depicting academic, athletic and student life at Siena College.

Skaneateles Library Association Collection


Skaneateles Library Association

Archival materials relating to the history and community of Skaneateles, New York primarily in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Taylor Civil War Letters


Hobart and William Smith Colleges

A collection of personal correspondence written during the Civil War by Union Soldier Edward H. C. Taylor.

Ten Eyck Fonda Collection


Binghamton University - Binghamton University Libraries

The Ten Eyck Fonda Collection consists of twenty-six letters written by Fonda while serving as a telegrapher for the United States Military Telegraph Service during the Civil War, and one political campaign card.

The College of Saint Rose Archives - Photograph Collection


The College of Saint Rose - Neil Hellman Library

This collection contains photographs sharing the history of the College of Saint Rose, including its students and faculty.

The Way We Were Town of Saratoga


Schuylerville Public Library

The Way We Were Town of Saratoga collection includes vintage postcards and photographs with descriptive captions from the first half of the 20th Century in the Villages of Victory and Schuylerville along with the Town of Saratoga.

Thomas R. Bayles Collection


Longwood Public Library

Watercolor paintings, photographs, and engravings from the collection of Thomas R. Bayles.

Town of Ballston Digital Collection


Town of Ballston Community Library

This collection contains photographs, documents, and a book sharing the history of the Town of Ballston.

U.S. Army 52nd General Hospital Photographs


SUNY Upstate Medical University - Health Sciences Library

Photographs and other materials relating to 52nd General Hospital, a mobile military hospital during World War II.

UAlbany University Archives


University at Albany, SUNY - Science Library

This collection is an example set of items within the variety of collections at UAlbany University Archives Collections.

Veterans Vocational School, 1946 - 1952


Hudson Valley Community College

This is a collection of photographs of important people, places, and events; as well as documents that were used by the students and faculty in the beginning years of the college when it was a vocational school for educating returning veterans in automotive technology, machine operation and many areas of construction.

Vincent F. Seyfried Postcard Collection


Garden City Public Library

Postcards collected by former Village Historian Vincent F. Seyfried

Virgil Crisafulli Collection


Utica College - Center for Historical Research

Historical materials relating to Virgil Crisafulli, a Utica College Professor, U.S. Navy veteran, and local politician.

Virginia Marshall Martus Collection


Port Washington Public Library

This collection contains photographs and documents surrounding the A & R Marshall, Inc.

War Diaries


New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center

This collection contains images of diaries belonging to American men who served in various wars, including the Civil War, World War I, and World War II.

War of 1812


Buffalo History Museum

Photographs, letters, maps, drawings, and documents relating to the War of 1812.

Westinghouse Family Papers


Union College

This collection includes correspondence, an autograph book, legal documents and photographs from the Westinghouse Family from 1833-1913.

William Henderson Baird Collection


Geneva Historical Society

Papers relating to Civil War Union Officer William Henderson Baird and his family at the time of the Civil War.

William Suydam letters


Geneva Historical Society

A collection of letters written by William Suydam during the Civil War.

World War I Era Postcard Collection


Union College

This collection is a collection of World War I-era postcards that were a gift to Union College from William Nelson Potter Dailey, a member of the class of 1884.