Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Letters and photographs of the men who guarded the New York City Aqueduct during WWI.
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
This diary contains entries written by Fred Walster, who was a soldier in 153rd Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry, Company E. The diary spans from January through December 1865 and details his experiences during the war, as well as his civilian life shortly after the war ended.
Images from the archives of the Village of Garden City, New York, located on Long Island in the center of Nassau County