Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Gar Wood was a successful speedboat racer and business owner. This collection relates to his racing career and his business,GarWood Industries, which specialized in building motorboats.
Items of local historic Interest from the collections of residents and other sources
Images from the archives of the Village of Garden City, New York, located on Long Island in the center of Nassau County
Historic glass and film negatives, prints, and postcards documenting life along New York State’s canals, including the Erie Canal, Black River Canal, and Champlain Canal from the collection of Albert Gayer.