Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
This collection consists of historical photos, newspaper articles, postcards, and some personal notes of people, places, sports, and businesses pertaining to the Town of North Elba and Village of Lake Placid as created by Town and Village Historians Mary MacKenzie (1964-2001) and Beverley Reid (2001-present).
Glass lantern slides from the late 1910s and 1920s depicting landscapes, plants, and wildlife in park lands.
Images of Airfields from the past century. Many of these locations have since disappeared.
Margaret Woodbury Strong amassed an outstanding collection of dolls and toys which formed the basis for The Strong Museum in Rochester, New York. This collection, spanning from the late 19th century through mid-20th century, includes photographs, news clippings, and ephemera relating to Margaret Woodbury Strong’s life and her collections.