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Parol evidence. Evidence aliunde. Evidence not appearing on the face of the contract because it comes from other sources. Such evidence is not admissible to contradict or add to the terms of an unambiguous document.

It is now well settled that extrinsic evidence introduced solely to impeach credibility on a collateral issue is, with special exceptions, inadmissible (People v Schwartzman, 24 NY2d 241, 245; Potter v Browne, 197 NY 288, 293; Richardson, Evidence [10th ed], § 491). 

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