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

An invitation for the inauguration of first president of the Community College of the Finger Lakes, Dr. Roy Satre in 1968.
The photographs include a number of street views and houses in Delhi, New York. Also included are a number of images of the Frank Farrington home on Elm Street, with pictures of his family. A series of images of a military camp appear to date from 1919 in Camp Lee, Virginia.
This collection contains photographs sharing the history of Russell Sage College.
Historic sheet music, playbills, theater programs, and advertisements from Long Island.
Photographs newspaper clippings, and postcards of Freeport, NY.