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

Board meeting minutes, letters, and photographs of Half Hollow Hills Library.
The postcards in this collection depict various buildings and street views around the village of Hamilton, NY.
Photographs of a Western New York farming family and their farm in the early 20th century.
This collection includes the papers of or relating to Rev. John Christopher Hartwick and the establishment of the Hartwick Seminary. The documents reflect the life of John Christopher Hartwick, and his work with the Lutheran Synod.
Historic photographs of sculptor Harvey Fite and his works.