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

1964 Rochester Riot Photographs


Rochester Public Library

This collection of images documents Rochester’s 1964 race riots, offering a vivid and revealing glimpse into Rochester’s, and the nation’s, past.

19th Century Monographs on the History of Western New York


Niagara University

A collection of monographs which detail the history of the Western New York region.

1st Methodist Protestant Ch. B3


Historical Society of East Rockaway and Lynbrook

Handwritten church records from the First Methodist Protestant Church of Rockville Centre, NY.

20th Century Remains of the Genesee Valley Canal


SUNY Geneseo

A collection of photographs portraying the remains of the Genesee Valley Canal.

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.

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