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Website for the Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake. Contains narratives on many aspects of Adirondack culture and links to digitized collections.

CNY Heritage is a regional digitization project for Onondaga, Oneida, Madison and Herkimer counties. The collection resides on New York Heritage, a searchable database of historic photographs, postcards, letters and other primary source material from libraries, museums, and archives throughout New York State.

Enlistment forms, letters from the 117th N.Y. Volunteer Infantry Regiment and personal letters written between 1862 and 1865.

Crawford Collection, Schuelke Collection, and Wolcott Collection of Central New York historic photographs available online, along with searchable descriptive data. Part of is a research portal for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and others who are interested in learning more about the people, places and institutions of historical New York State.

View photos of Franklin cars, the Onondaga County Library postcard collection or take a video clip tour of the Erie Canal and lots more. Has a directory of state historical collections.

Searchable database of New York State historical newspapers and photos from 1726 through 2007.

OHA's web site provides links to images of the Museum's exhibits and collections, education programs, community events, as well as information about the Research Center's reference collection of historical documents, photographs, and thousands of files.

A virtual Black history museum, created by a partnership of residents, community organizations, and Syracuse University faculty and staff. Includes the documentary, "Syracuse's 15th Ward and Beyond."

New York's historical record collections and institutions, tools from New York State Archives

Hours of operation, location and contacts, as well as information about school group tours.