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

Images and documents related to the Maybrook switching terminal and the railroads it served.
Photographs, correspondence, textiles, and other items pertaining to the family of Mary Ann Thorne Chadeayne.
Occupational Therapy Assistive Devices from a variety of time periods and manufacturers.
Historical artifacts including clothing, tools, and medical equipment.
Scrapbook listing the name of militia enrollees from Tuxedo Park.