Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Photographs and architectural drawings of the D’Youville College campus throughout its history.
A photograph collection from the late 19th to early 20th centuries, documenting hydro-electric power industry in Niagara Falls, NY
Personal friend and secretary to NYS Governor Grover Cleveland. After Cleveland was elected President of the United States, Lamont was appointed his Secretary of War and close confidant.
Niagara Falls has a history of enticing people to dare the rapids. These daredevils have crossed the Falls over tightropes, barrels, boats, and other contraptions. The Daredevils of Niagara collection includes photographs, advertisements, articles, and other documents about the people who performed these stunts.
Photographs depicting Darwin Martin, his family, and his Frank Lloyd Wright-designed homes.