Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.
Two scrapbooks compiled by Dr. Horace G. Hopkins, physician at former Willard Asylum and Willard State Hospital from 1874-1894.
Collection of photographs taken from 1957 through 1968 of various buildings and grounds of Willard Psychiatric Center. The black-and-white photographs contain detailed studies of various buildings of the hospital, many of which have been since torn down
Papers relating to Civil War Union Officer William Henderson Baird and his family at the time of the Civil War.
The William N. Weeden Color Printing Manuscript is an inventor's hand-written account in 1886 of his discovery of a printing method that produced multi-color printing with one impression. The collection includes color prints generated by the process.