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

These photographs were taken from 1904-1914, during construction of the Panama Canal, in locations throughout and beyond the Canal Zone.
Historical photographs and postcards of Locust Valley, NY.
Historic glass negatives, prints, and postcards depicting the Erie Canal and other waterways in New York and Canada from the collection of Emily and J. Hayward Madden of Livonia, NY
The “Working on the Erie Canal” collection contains photographs and documents relating to the canal and its workers.