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

Madden Collection


Canal Society of New York State

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

Martha Blow Wadsworth Photograph Collection


SUNY Geneseo

A collection of early 20th century photographs taken by Martha Blow Wadsworth which document a prominent family’s life in the Genesee Valley of New York, as well as showcase a trip to Panama and the construction of the Panama Canal.

Mason-Malone Collection


Port Washington Public Library

The Mason-Malone Collection consists of images from the Mason Studio archive of prints and negatives.

Maybrook Switching Terminal Collection


Maybrook Railroad Museum

Images and documents related to the Maybrook switching terminal and the railroads it served.

Merrick Historical Postcards


Merrick Library

Historic postcards from Merrick, NY.

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