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

Lake Placid Public Library Photograph Archive


Lake Placid Public Library

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).

Lantern Slides - Palisades Interstate Park Commission


Palisades Interstate Park Commission

Glass lantern slides from the late 1910s and 1920s depicting landscapes, plants, and wildlife in park lands.

Long Island Airfields


Cradle of Aviation Museum

Images of Airfields from the past century. Many of these locations have since disappeared.